Police are investigating a Tuesday night shooting that left a man fighting life-threatening injuries, according to a Baton Rouge Police Department news release.
The shooting occurred just after 10:30 p.m. in the 5100 block of Jean Street.
When police arrived, they found a 34-year-old man laying in the street with a single gunshot wound to his chest, the release says.
Some kind of fight occurred just before the shooting, police said in the release.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the city’s Violent Crime Unit at (225) 389-4869 or Crimestoppers at (225) 344-STOP.