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Authorities investigating 'loud boom noise' off Elliot Road

4 months 1 week 1 day ago October 15, 2016 Oct 15, 2016 Saturday, October 15 2016 October 15, 2016 7:32 PM in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - Deputies are currently investigating a loud boom noise that residents say happened near Hoo Shoo Too Road Saturday afternoon.

Multiple residents reported hearing a “loud boom noise” that shook their homes around 6:40 p.m. A spokesperson for Louisiana State Police said that the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating.

A spokesperson for EBRSO said that deputies have not yet determined the source of the noise. Casey Hicks said it is possible that the boom was caused by someone shooting a gun on their property.

The investigation into the incident is still ongoing. 

This is a developing story. Stay tuned to WBRZ News 2 online and on Facebook and Twitter for updates as more information becomes available.

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