Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating a robbery gone wrong at a City Pawn Shop off of Airline Highway.
Shortly after 2 p.m. two suspects shoplifted various items from the store. The employee then proceeded to chase the suspects which lead to the shooting.
The victim was rushed to the emergency room and was treated for a non-life threatening bullet wound.
What could have been a typical burglary quickly escalated due to the actions of an eager employee. In the event of a robbery, an employee should put their safety first.