Police Say Threat Is Over After Shooter Kills 3 Baton Rouge Officers
Three officers are dead and three others are injured after a shooting in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on Sunday morning.By Katie Link | July 17, 2016
Three officers were killed and three others injured when a suspect opened fire in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on Sunday morning.
Police were responding to reports of a man dressed in all black armed with a rifle. Other officers who arrived on the scene shot and killed the suspect.
Two of the deceased officers, Montrell Jackson and Matthew Gerald, worked for the Baton Rouge Police Department. The other, Brad Garafola, worked for the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office. At least one of the officers injured remained in critical condition Sunday.