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Three people were injured in a shooting overnight on Dawson Drive, according to officials.

EMS transported three people to the hospital, EMS spokesman Mike Chustz said.

The extent of their injuries was not immediately known.

Baton Rouge Police Department spokesman Sgt. Don Coppola Jr. said the shooting occurred on Dawson Drive and involved “multiple victims.”

WBRZ reported the shooting occurred shortly after 1 a.m. Tuesday at an apartment complex near Dawson Drive and Plank Road.

Police are investigating the shooting.

More details to come.