Man arrested near BRCC for shooting spree threats
BATON ROUGE - A Baton Rouge man is locked up after threatening to go on a shooting spree near the Baton Rouge Community College campus Wednesday morning.
Baton Rouge Police say 27-year-old Damien McCray of Baton Rouge said he was going to shoot 70 people while he was just off the campus. Police say McCray was arrested shortly after the threats due to a good physical description from witnesses.
McCray is not a BRCC student and was not armed at the time of the arrest. No one was injured in the incident, according to police. McCray was booked into parish prison with terrorizing.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Matherne's Market, more student housing coming to LSU's campus
EBR Parish joins legal fight against opioids
Century-old Baton Rouge business featured in National Geographic Magazine
Livingston Parish teacher placed on administrative leave after arrest in underage sex...
Woman accused of contractor fraud was paid over $100k for flood renovations