Oct 25, 2013 6:54 AM by AP/CS
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Baton Rouge police said a man is hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after a shootout near the LSU campus.
Police tell WAFB TV the shooting happened near the Edward Gay Apartments early Friday morning.
The man who was shot was identified as 23-year-old Adonis Forbes. Investigators said they believe he and another man fired shots at one another and Forbes was hit.
LSU police sent an alert to students around 12:30 a.m. warning them there were reports of shots fired near the apartment complex, which is just off campus.
Students were advised to find a safe and secure place to take shelter if they were in the area.