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Police: 2 men killed each other in shootout

4 years 7 months 3 weeks ago Sunday, January 18 2015 Jan 18, 2015 January 18, 2015 11:15 PM January 18, 2015 in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Greg Renoud

BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge police say the two men found dead Sunday morning killed each other.

Police believe Jamiya Owen, 38, and Jeff Baker, 34, shot and killed each other in a shootout. Witnesses say Owen and Baker knew each other and recently had a disagreement.

The two men were found in a house on Alliquippa Street near Winbourne Avenue just before 5:30 Sunday morning. Both were pronounced dead at the scene.

Owen and Baker were the 3rd and 4th people killed in Baton Rouge by gun violence within a 24 hour period.


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