A man was shot multiple times Thursday night on Greenwell Springs Road in an old Sears warehouse parking lot, according to a Baton Rouge Police Department news release.
The 25-year-old victim is in critical condition but expected to survive, police said in the release.
Police were called out to a Texaco gas station in the 2800 block of North Lobdell Boulevard at 7:09 p.m. to respond to a man shot.
The shooting itself occurred in the Greenwell Springs Road parking lot, police said in the release.
There is no known motive for the shooting at this time, police said.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at (225) 389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-7867.
East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s detectives are looking for a man who robbed the MidSouth bank branch at 6677 Siegen Lane on Friday, Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Casey Rayborn Hicks said in a news release.
The robbery occurred at 12:20 p.m.
According to reports, the man walked in the front door and presented a bank employee with a note demanding money, Hicks said.
After receiving an undisclosed amount, he left the bank on foot south on Siegen Lane.
He is described as white, approximately 5 feet, 8 inches tall, late 40s, wearing a black shirt, blue jeans and a baseball cap.
Anyone with information about the robbery should contact deputies at (225) 389-5000 or Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.
Authorities arrested at least seven people suspected of driving while intoxicated in East Baton Rouge Parish and booked them into Parish Prison between 2:30 p.m. Thursday and 2:30 p.m. Friday, booking records show.
Those booked and the counts against them:
Compiled from staff reports. To talk to a crime reporter at The Advocate, call (225) 388-0369.
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