A man was injured in a shooting near BREC's Longfellow Park around 6 p.m. Monday, said Baton Rouge Police spokesman Sgt. L'Jean McKneely.
The man was transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries but his condition was stable as of 8:30 p.m., McKneely said.
There is no known motive or suspects, McKneely said.
Police originally responded to a call about several fights near the park but did not find any; however, they later located the victim at the hospital, McKneely said. The man was shot at the intersection of Kelvin Street and Riley Street, McKneely said.
The man is expected to survive.
This post will be updated as more details become available.