Shooting Flannery Road Baton Rouge
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Four Separate Weekend Shootings Leave Three Dead Including a 3-year-old Child

Baton Rouge Police are investigating 4 separate shooting incidents over the weekend that left a 3-year-old child and 2 others dead, along with 3 others injured by gunfire. The first shooting took place early Friday when someone found a body at Tiger Plaza Apartments in Tiger Land. The victim, Pauliqua Evans, 22, died after suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The second shooting, which took the life of a 3-year-old child,
1935 Choctaw Drive Homicide Baton Rouge
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3 People Shot, 1 Deceased, on Choctaw Drive Sunday

Baton Rouge Police Detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred today around 10:15am at 1935 Choctaw Drive.Jason Johnson, 44 of that address, died at the scene from apparent gunshot wounds. Two other victims, a 40-year-male and a 31-year-old male, were also struck by gunfire. Both were transported to local hospitals and are reported to be in stable condition at this time. Anyone with any information concerning this ongoing investigation is
Shooting Flannery Road Baton Rouge
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Shooting on Flannery Road Leaves 4-year-old Girl Dead

The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating the shooting death of a 4-year-old girl that occurred Friday night around 9:30pm. Detectives say Ivorie Combs was a passenger in a vehicle traveling northbound in the 400 block of Flannery Rd. when a passing vehicle started shooting, striking Combs.The driver of the vehicle that Combs was traveling in crashed during the shooting. Combs died at the scene from gunshot injuries. The driver
Sharon Weston Broome
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Mayor Broome “Very Concerned” About Latest Baton Rouge Shooting

Mayor Sharon Weston Broome has released a statement regarding the latest fatal shooting in Baton Rouge. The incident took place in the parking lot of Trader Joe's on Perkin's Rd. and resulted in the death of 61-year-old Danny Buckley. " I am very concerned about the incident that occurred this past weekend outside of a local business, and I am still gathering information from the public and law enforcement. The
Just Batou Rouge
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BRPD Investigating Homicide on Chippewa St.

Sgt. Don Coppola said that Baton Rouge Police Detectives are investigating the death of Jarvis Mabry, 31 of 2528 Gates Circle. According to the report, Mabry was found in the driver’s seat of a vehicle this morning around 2:45am in the 1700 block of Chippewa Street. Mabry sustained apparent gunshot injuries and died at the scene. Anyone with any information is urged to contact the Violent Crimes Unit at 389-4869
Baton Rouge Police Unit
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Baton Rouge Man Shot and Killed by Burglar on Richland Ave. Sunday

Baton Rouge Police Detectives are investigating the shooting death of Ryan Hord, 41, Richland Ave. According to reports, last evening at approximately midnight, Hord confronted a vehicle burglary suspect near his residence, and gunfire was exchanged. Hord was struck and died at the scene. The suspect, a 29-year-old male was struck also but fled the scene. He was later apprehended and transported to a local hospital for treatment. Once released
Baton Rouge Police Lt. Glenn Hutto
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Gunman Kills BRPD Officer, Injures Another After Killing Family Member

Police responded to a report of two Baton Rouge Police Officers being shot on Sunday, April 26th between 12:30 and 1:00PM. The incident occurred at 3155 Conrad Ave. near North Foster Drive. A spokesman with the BRPD confirmed that two officers had been struck by gunfire and transported to a local hospital. Witnesses reported seeing two ambulances leaving the scene being escorted by multiple police units. Police say the suspect