Baton Rouge police are investigating a shooting Monday night on West Sherwood Meadow Avenue, a police spokesman said Tuesday.
Officers arrived at West Sherwood Meadow around 10 p.m. and found a man shot multiple times in the torso area, Cpl. L’Jean McKneely said.
The man was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries, McKneely said.
The man is expected to survive, McKneely said.
Police have not identified a suspect or motive in the shooting, McKneely said.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact police at (225) 389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-STOP (7867).
Authorities arrested at least five people suspected of driving while intoxicated in East Baton Rouge Parish and booked them into Parish Prison between 2:30 p.m. Sunday and 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, 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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