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Reports of nearby gunfire trigger lockdown at McKinley High, large police response

2 weeks 3 days 10 hours ago Tuesday, November 15 2022 Nov 15, 2022 November 15, 2022 3:04 PM November 15, 2022 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - Police officers swarmed multiple streets near McKinley High after gunshots were reported nearby Tuesday afternoon. 

The gunfire was reported around 2 p.m. in the area of McKinley Street and Grant Street, just off Highland Road. It did not appear that anyone was hit, authorities said.  

Photos showed several police vehicles lining the area. A school system spokesperson said the McKinley High campus was briefly placed on lockdown.

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