A 23-year-old man suffered life threatening injuries just after midnight Friday during a shootout with another man near the LSU campus, Baton Rouge Police Lt. Joseph Colar said in an email.

Adonis Forbes, who turns 24 next month, was taken to Our Lady of the Lake Medical Center for treatment.

The exchange of gunfire occurred at 206 W. Roosevelt St., near the Edward Gay Apartments, Colar said.

The police department’s Homicide Division is investigating.