WBRZ TV-BATON ROUGE – One is dead and another is hurt after an attempted murder-suicide just outside a doctor’s office Tuesday afternoon.
The shooting happened around 2 p.m. in the parking lot of a counselling centre in the area of Picardy and Essen. Eyewitnesses said they heard six to seven gunshots.
The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office said the incident involved a husband and wife. Investigators believe the man shot his wife before fatally shooting himself.
A sheriff’s office spokesperson said the woman was taken to a hospital and is expected to survive.
This is a developing story.