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2 teens charged in triple shooting

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Posted: Oct 22, 2011 12:08 PM by Olivia LaBorde
Updated: Oct 22, 2011 12:08 PM
Source: WBRZ

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Topics: teens, arrest, shooting

BATON ROUGE - Police arrested two teens Saturday morning in connection with a triple shooting that happened Friday morning on Elm Street.

Seventeen-year-old Reginald Taylor and 19-year-old Cassey Feast were charged with five counts of attempted first degree murder.

According to police, two girls and a boy were standing in the front yard of a home at 3212 Elm Street Friday around 12:30a.m. when Taylor and Feast opened fire.

A 15-year-old female victim was shot in the head and is listed in critical condition. The two other victims, a 15-year-old male and a 14-year-old female, were transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police suspect the shooting happened in retaliation to a previous altercation between the teens involved in the shooting.

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