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Two people shot, multiple crime scenes after overnight shooting

4 years 9 months 4 weeks ago Tuesday, July 18 2017 Jul 18, 2017 July 18, 2017 11:15 PM July 18, 2017 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE – Mayhem broke out along Highland Road in Old South Baton Rouge late Tuesday as police worked a shooting on one street and incidents a few blocks away related to the gun violence.

Two people were shot in the 1900 block of Kentucky around 11 o'clock. Police said the shooting victims were hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries.

After the shooting, there were related situations on the 2300 block of Highland Road near W. Buchanan Street and also near the corner of Maryland and E. Harrison. The original dispatches to those locations were for reported shots fired, though police did not release specific information.

No one has been arrested for the shooting. Names of those involved were not released.  

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