A woman was shot early Sunday on Annette Street in an apparent domestic dispute, Baton Rouge Police said.
The shooting happened about 3:20 a.m. on the 5000 block of Annette Street near the intersection of Evangeline Street and McClelland Drive, Capt. Elton G. Brown Sr. said in a news release.
The victim, who was not identified, had gunshot wounds to her upper body, Brown said.
The woman was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries but is now in stable condition and is expected to survive, police spokesman Cpl. L’Jean McKneely said late Sunday afternoon.
Investigators believe the woman was shot by her boyfriend after an argument, McKneely said.
The boyfriend ran away before police arrived, McKneely said.
Anyone with information about this shooting can contact police at (225) 389-4869, or Crimestoppers at (225) 344-STOP.
Police arrested and booked a 34-year-old South Carolina fan into Parish Prison after he mooned fans at the LSU-South Carolina game Saturday night, an affidavit of probable cause says,
Police were called to section 409 of Tiger Stadium after fans complained about a man, Charles Hattaway, with his pants hanging below his waist, using vulgar language.
While police were escorting him down the stairs to question him, Hattaway pulled his pants down and mooned the crowd, the affidavit says.
Deputies booked Hattaway, 27 Burns Lane, Apt. 306, Charleston, S.C., on one count of obscenity, a misdemeanor.
St. George fire officials are investigating the cause of a Sunday morning kitchen fire that happened at 16336 Venetian Ave., a St. George spokesman said.
Spokesman Eldon Ledoux said firefighters were called about a small kitchen fire at 11:13 a.m. and had the blaze under control by 11:26. a.m. No injuries were reported and the damage was limited to cabinets and a microwave., he said.
Ledoux said fire investigators believe the fire started around the microwave, but the cause is still undetermined.
Authorities arrested at least 13 people suspected of driving while intoxicated in East Baton Rouge Parish and booked them into Parish Prison between 2:30 p.m. Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday, 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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