Louisiana State Police Investigating Officer Involved Shooting in East Baton Rouge Parish

Published 11:41 am Thursday, September 29, 2022

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Baker – On September 29, 2022, shortly after 8:00 am, Louisiana State Police Bureau of Investigation was requested by the United States Marshals Service to investigate a shooting incident involving members of the fugitive task force.  The shooting occurred in the 17000 block of Wisdom Drive in East Baton Rouge Parish.

 The preliminary investigation revealed that shortly after 7:00 am, members of the task force were conducting an investigation near the 17000 block of Truth Drive when they encountered an active fugitive.  One suspect is deceased.  Louisiana State Police Crime Lab is processing the scene for evidence. 

 The investigation is active and ongoing.  More information will be released when it becomes available.