A man was shot in his foot on Capri Drive Friday night in what police believe stemmed from an armed robbery, according to Baton Rouge police spokesman Sgt. Don Coppola Jr.

Coppola said police responded to the 2100 block of Capri Drive around 9 p.m. after the incident. The man is expected to survive.

Emergency Medical Services spokesman Mike Chustz said EMS crews also responded to the scene.

More information to come.

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