Louisiana shooting kills 3, including 18-month-old baby

A shooting at an apartment complex in Louisiana left three dead, including an 18-month-old baby. The other fatalities were two men, ages ...

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  • A shooting at an apartment complex in Louisiana left three dead, including an 18-month-old baby.
  • The other fatalities were two men, ages 17 and 20.
  • The authorities have not revealed the identity of the victims.

Just as Memorial Day was ending, a shooting in Louisiana left three dead, including an 18-month-old baby. All three victims died after gunfire erupted near an apartment complex on College Drive, authorities said.

As reported by WAFB and WBRZ, the incident occurred at around 8 p.m. local time on Monday near Fairway View Apartments in Baton Rouge. Baton Rouge Police (BRPD) rushed to the area after receiving a call about a possible shooting at an apartment complex, BRPD Sgt. Don Coppola said.

Louisiana shooting leaves three dead

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When police officers arrived at the site, they found two young men dead from gunshot wounds, WAFB reported. The authorities indicated that the victims They were 20 and 17 years old. A third victim, identified as an 18-month-old girl, also died later from her injuries, authorities said.

So far the police have not revealed the identity of the victims or indicated who or who could be the possible suspects in the shooting in Louisiana. Likewise, he did not give information about the motive for the shooting.

Texas bar shooting kills two at start of Memorial Day

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On the other hand, two dead and two wounded, was the balance of a shooting in a Harris County bar in Houston, Texas, in the middle of the Memorial Day celebrations, apparently one of them was aggressor, according to information provided by the police authorities of the city through their official account of Facebook Y khou.

This new episode of violence joins others that precede it where the weapons of fire and in which deceased people appear, in the midst of the crisis that is experienced by the pandemic in the United States.


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Police did not elaborate on what happened in the shooting, but only managed to say that he checked into a CLE nightclub located at 2301 Main. The injured were immediately taken to a nearby hospital for medical attention.

It is not clear if one of the dead is the shooter, however that is one of the first versions, the severity of the wounds of the men who were taken to the medical center is not known, so a report is expected to be issued. about.


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The most recent report on the Houston bar shooting states the following verbatim: “Joint press meeting on a shooting scene in the 2300 block of Main Street. Four people shot, two fatally, in a nightclub. A Harris County deputy who works security at the club also fired his gun. ”

“There are no suspects in custody. The HPD homicide is on the scene reviewing evidence and speaking to witnesses. Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS, ”authorities said on their Facebook page.


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Although the Police did not give more details of the shooting at the bar in Harris County, Houston, it is known that several agents are given the task of investigating the event that has left two dead and two injured, so it would soon occur a report on the causes that led to the shooting.

It was also reported that authorities from the Houston Police Department will be the main investigative agency and will provide any additional updates. This is active research here at #Houston #Texas.


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Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said off-duty police officers were working as security at the nightclub when a man began shooting inside the club, causing fear and stampede from those present who wanted to avoid being hit by a bullet.

In the most recent report of the Harris County bar shooting, in Houston it was indicated that one of the wounded is in critical condition and another is stable, but both remain hospitalized. It was also stated that no police officers were injured in the Sunday night scuffle at the bar. Filed Under: Louisiana Shooting.


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Just a couple of days ago, seven people were injured in a shooting in the touristy Miami neighborhood of Wynwood on Friday night, right at the start of the long Memorial Day weekend that traditionally it involves the arrival of thousands of visitors and, often, violent incidents, according to information from the EFE agency and the news portal Tribuna.

A few minutes before midnight, the local police went to Wynwood, one of the main fashionable neighborhoods of the city thanks to its art galleries and restaurants of varied gastronomy, after receiving emergency calls in which they were alerted that there had been recorded a shooting in Wynwwod, at the start of Memorial Day. Filed Under: Louisiana Shooting.


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The seven gunshot wounded were transferred to nearby hospitals without fatalities having to be reported so far, and the police have not reported any arrests or have identified suspects in this incident.

The local authorities had announced the reinforcement of security measures before the arrival of thousands of people this weekend, which represents for many the unofficial start of summer trips in the United States and then the shooting in Wynwood, in the start of Memorial Day. Filed Under: Louisiana Shooting.


The Miami, Florida airport, anticipated about 110,000 daily passengers during this long weekend, which is the highest number since the pandemic caused by covid-19 began in March 2020.

The city of Miami Beach had announced restrictions for the weekend, but the shooting in Wynwood occurred at the beginning of Memorial Day, which is celebrated on May 31 and honors its military personnel killed in service. , which include, among other measures, limits on the number of people on the beach and controls on access to the city. Filed Under: Louisiana Shooting.

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