Baton Rouge police chief says he's "concerned" about division in community after decision to fire officer

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19 April 2018
Police say they believe that the person who was airlifted and the person who is being questioned are the only two people involved in the shooting. They say they don't believe there is a shooter on the loose
A man is being treated at a local hospital after being shot in the stomach. It happened about 1:30 a.m. Friday in the 6700 block of Kennedy Drive. That's in Shreveport's Mooretown neighborhood.
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Baton Rouge police chief says he's "concerned" about division in community after decision to fire officer
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This is the body camera video from Baton Rouge police Officer Blane Salamoni, who shot and killed Alton Sterling. It was just aired by @WAFB - Officer Salamoni was fires today, he refused to answer all questions at his disciplinary hearing, on the advice of his attorney
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Baton Rouge police officer Blane Salimoni, who shot and killed Alton Sterling, has been fired from his job, reports @WAFB. Officer Howie Lake II will be suspended for 3 days. Louisiana AG @JeffLandry declined to charge the officers, criminally, as did federal prosecutors
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