A man was hospitalized with critical injuries after a shooting Tuesday night in a neighborhood off Scenic Highway in Scotlandville.
Baton Rouge police spokesman Sgt. Don Coppola Jr. said investigators believe the shooting occurred during an attempted robbery.
Crews responded around 9:30 p.m. to the 1500 block of Snipe Street. Coppola said the 23-year-old victim was transported to the hospital for treatment.
The investigation remains ongoing.