BRPD Baton Rouge police crime

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Two men were injured in a shooting Sunday evening off Plank Road, said Baton Rouge Police spokesman Sgt. Don Coppola Jr. 

An 18-year-old and a 20-year-old were transported to a hospital after they were struck by gunfire about 6:30 p.m. Sunday in the 1400 block of North 25th Street, Coppola said. 

It was not immediately clear the extent of the men's injuries. 

Coppola asked anyone with information to contact the Violent Crimes Unit at (225) 389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-7867.

Compiled from staff reports. To contact a crime reporter at The Advocate, email or call (225) 388-0369.