A man running away from an assailant on Sumrall Drive was shot in the arm Friday night, according to Baton Rouge Police.

Police responded to the scene at 7:10 p.m. in the 5900 block of Sumrall Drive but did not immediately locate the shooter.

Police ask anyone with information about this incident to call them at (225) 389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-7867.