Sunday’s double shooting on Madison Ave. leaves child injured

Baton Rouge Police officers responded to 2825 Madison Ave. off Plank Rd. near Choctaw Dr. around 11am on Sunday, Aug. 7, 2022 for two shootings about half an hour apart.

As of now, it appears two people were injured in a shooting, possibly a young child and young adult. Both were rushed to hospitals, one in critical condition.

About 25 minutes later, there were reports of another shooting at the same address. No victims were transported from the second shooting but a person did show up at a hospital for a gunshot wound to the leg.

It’s a developing scene and as more becomes available, story will be updated.

Sunday’s double shooting comes after a triple shooting Saturday night at Walker Car Wash on Monte Sano Ave.

It happened around 8:30pm in the 2600 block of Monte Sano. Ave. Three men were shot, two in their legs and another in an ankle.

Officers did find several vehicles with bullet holes.

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