A man shot just before 3 p.m. Sunday at the St. Jean Apartments in the 16400 block of South Harrells Ferry Road is expected to survive his injuries.

The victim was taken to the hospital where he’s being treated, said Casey Rayborn Hicks, spokeswoman for the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office.

Sheriff’s deputies are investigating the shooting, Hicks said Sunday afternoon.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.