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Four in custody after manhunt off Lake Mary Drive near Baker

8 months 1 week 2 days ago Thursday, January 12 2017 Jan 12, 2017 January 12, 2017 2:57 PM January 12, 2017 in News
Source: WBRZ
By: WBRZ

BAKER - Four people are in custody after a pursuit turned into a foot chase through a wooded area off Lake Mary Drive Thursday afternoon.

According to the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office, deputies observed a suspicious vehicle in the 15000 block of Plank Road around 3 p.m. Thursday. After a brief pursuit, the driver of the vehicle fled on foot into a wooded area. 

Deputies, with the help of Baker Police, found multiple firearms and drugs inside the vehicle. A perimeter was established and 19-year-old Cameron Johnson was taken into custody.

The investigation into the incident is still ongoing and more arrests may be pending. 

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