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Three injured after shots fired in Baker early Monday morning

1 month 3 weeks 3 days ago Monday, August 08 2022 Aug 8, 2022 August 08, 2022 8:50 AM August 08, 2022 in News
Source: WBRZ

BAKER - Three people were injured after multiple shots were fired at a truck driving through Baker. 

The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office responded to reports of several gunshots near Brownfields Drive around 3 a.m. Monday morning. The Baker Police Department was conducting a traffic stop when a truck pulled up to the officers with three passengers inside.

The passengers had all been shot, two in serious condition and one with a graze wound. They told officers they were leaving an apartment complex after a dispute when they had been shot at.

Officers were able to stabilize them until first responders arrived and took them to a local hospital.

Possible suspects have not yet been identified. This is a developing story.

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