Reports of BRPD unit shot at

As of 9:10pm, the suspect is in custody. He was found by a K-9 unit in the 5100 block of Plank Rd. It’s why he will first head to an area hospital.

It comes after a Baton Rouge Police car was shot at. As of now, it does not appear any officers have been shot or injured. It does look like officers returned fire. No word if anyone was hit.

Multiple agencies responded to the scene of the 4600 block of Plank Rd. in Baton Rouge. Officers were responding to the Save More convenience store on Plank Rd. for a man who had possibly pointed a gun in the store. When officers arrived, sources the gunman ran while shooting at the officers.

A large perimeter was set up in the Plank Rd. area as several agencies, including K-9 and the BRPD helicopter, searched for the gunman.

This is a developing story and will be updated as more details become available.

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