Video: 3 Officers Dead, 3 Wounded in Baton Rouge Attack

VIDEO: 3 Officers Dead, 3 Wounded in Baton Rouge Attack

An ambush shooting in Baton Rouge, LA, killed three police officers and wounded three more early Sunday morning.

A suspect is dead, and two may be at large, according to police.

Police responded to a report of officers shot at a location on Airline Highway near Old Hammond Highway around 9 a.m., reports CBS affiliate WAFB.

The shooti…
To read more visit: POLICE Magazine

BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA — Three Baton Rouge police officers were killed and three others injured when a former U.S. Marine went on a shooting spree on Sunday morning.

The gunman was killed in an exchange of gunfire with responding officers. He was named by police as Gavin Long, 29.

Police were called to a convenience store off Airline Highway in Baton Rouge after receiving a report about a man armed with an AR-15 assault rifle, Reuters reported.

Officers appear to have been caught off-guard by Long when he began shooting.

Baton Rouge police named those killed as city officers Montrell Jackson, 32, and Matthew Gerald, 41, and Sheriff’s Deputy Brad Garafola, 45.

Retired Marine sergeant Long reinvented himself as a life coach after he was honorably discharged from the military in 2010, according to the Daily Caller.

Long recently posted a series of online rants under the pseudonym Cosmo Setepenra, urging black people to fight back against perceived police injustices. He posted several videos in recent weeks discussing police shootings, including the death of Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge.

The gunman travelled from his home in Kansas to Dallas earlier this month after Micah Xavier Johnson shot and killed five cops in the Texas city, according to police.

In one video taken down by YouTube after the shootings in Baton Rouge, Long defended the Dallas sniper attack, describing it as “justice.”
—————————————-­———————

Welcome to TomoNews, where we animate the most entertaining news on the internets. Come here for an animated look at viral headlines, US news, celebrity gossip, salacious scandals, dumb criminals and much more! Subscribe now for daily news animations that will knock your socks off.

Visit our official website for all the latest, uncensored videos: http://us.tomonews.com
Check out our Android app: http://bit.ly/1rddhCj
Check out our iOS app: http://bit.ly/1gO3z1f

Get top stories delivered to your inbox everyday: http://bit.ly/tomo-newsletter

Stay connected with us here:
Facebook http://www.facebook.com/TomoNewsUS
Twitter @tomonewsus http://www.twitter.com/TomoNewsUS
Google+ http://plus.google.com/+TomoNewsUS/
Instagram @tomonewsus http://instagram.com/tomonewsus

To learn more about Video: 3 Officers Dead, 3 Wounded in Baton Rouge Attack, please visit BountyHunterEDU.com

Video: 3 Officers Dead, 3 Wounded in Baton Rouge Attack

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s