Double shooting on Wax Rd. in Central

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s deputies are responding to a double shooting in the 17,000 block of wax Road in Central.

It happened around 6pm and sources say two people got into an argument and were exchanging gunfire when both people were hit.

Their conditions are unknown at this time.

Deputies were actively looking for one of the two involved in the shooting, who fled in a vehicle. He was shot in the face and dropped off at an urgent care in Central.

Now, both victims have been transported to area hospitals.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 344-STOP.

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