Woman in Baker robbed with flare gun
BAKER, La (FOX44) - Two men are behind bars accused of shooting a woman with a flare gun when she refused to give up her purse.
Police say the woman was walking to her home and crossed through the Walmart parking lot.
That's when she said two men ambushed her and tried to take her purse.
She refused and was shot in the leg with a flare gun.
Within 4 minutes of calling police say they had a full tracking team, and 2 K-9 units within minutes of the call.
Jasper Bivens and Patrick Piper were both booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison for attempted armed robbery and attempted second degree murder.