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Police expect man shot multiple times on St. Gerard Ave. to survive

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

A man who was shot late Monday night is expected to survive, despite suffering multiple gunshot wounds.

The Baton Rouge Police Department said the shooting happened on St. Gerard Avenue at McClelland Drive. The victim’s name was not released, but investigators reported he is 23 years old.

Capt. Ronald Norman with BRPD said officers were called out to the LSU Urgent Care Clinic on Airline Highway around 11 p.m. after the gunshot victim arrived at that location. He was shot in both his upper and lower torso.

Detectives said they later learned the shooting happened on St. Gerard and the victim first went to the CVS Pharmacy on Airline and then to the urgent care clinic. 

According to Norman, EMS was called out to the clinic to take the victim to the hospital. His injuries are not considered life-threatening.

Authorities did not release any information about a possible suspect. The investigation into the shooting is ongoing.

Anyone with information that can help police solve the case is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.

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