Baton Rouge Police Department officers are investigating a shooting that occurred Monday night in the 2800 block of Georgia Street, according to a news release issued by Cpl. Don Coppola of the BRPD.

Coppola said the victim, a 24-year-old male, arrived at a local hospital at about 9:20 p.m. suffering from a gunshot wound to the lower abdomen. He is expected to survive.

Investigators believe the shooting was the result of an ongoing argument.

The investigation is ongoing, according to Coppola.