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Man playing with gun accidentally shoots, kills someone, Baton Rouge police say

One man accidentally shot another in the chest while playing with a handgun early Wednesday morning, killing him, Baton Rouge Police said. Deangelo Coleman, 26, accidentally shot 23-year-old Kendrick Wilson in the chest around 12:10 a.m. Wednesday in a home on St. Gerard Ave. off of Florida Blvd., BRPD spokesman Sgt. L'Jean McKneely said.
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Police: 18-year-old killed in drive-by shooting on Florida Boulevard

BATON ROUGE - A woman was killed while riding in a car on Florida Boulevard early Wednesday morning. The shooting happened shortly before 3 a.m. on Florida near Sharp Road. The Baton Rouge Police Department said the victim, 18-year-old Madison Brown, was in the passenger seat of a vehicle heading west when she was struck by gunfire.
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Missing Houma woman last seen in Baton Rouge area

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Detectives with the Baton Rouge Police Department are searching for a woman from Houma who was last seen in the Baton Rouge area. BRPD said Ebony Kirby, 23, was last seen on April 21. She is 5-foot-3 and weighs 150 pounds. Anyone with information on...
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Man dies in hospital after police found him stabbed Tuesday

BATON ROUGE - Police are trying to piece together what happened after a man was found fatally stabbed Tuesday afternoon. The Baton Rouge Police Department announced the death of the unidentified victim late Wednesday morning. The man, said to be 30 years old, was found in the area of Adams Avenue just west of I-110.
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BRPD search for missing 23-year-old last seen on April 21

BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD) — Baton Rouge Police Missing Person Detectives are searching for Ebony Kirby, 23, who was last seen on April 21 in the Baton Rouge area. Kirby is described to be 5 foot 3 inches tall, and weighs 150 pounds. She is from the Houma area.
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Donaldsonville man wanted for attempted second degree murder

ASCENSION PARISH, La (BRPROUD) — Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office (APSO) is seeking the location of a man who was allegedly involved in a shooting incident on May 10 in Donaldsonville. ASPO responded to a shooting incident near Oak Street and West Sixth Street in Donaldsonville. At the scene,...
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Man found dead inside burned mobile home

PORT ALLEN, La. (WAFB) - A man was found dead inside a mobile home that caught fire early Wednesday, May 18, according to the Louisiana Office of State Fire Marshal. Fire investigators said the West Baton Rouge Fire District No. 1 responded to a fire on Cactus Lane in Port Allen around 1:45 a.m. and firefighters later found a man’s body inside.
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These Louisiana Cities Are Among The Best Places To Live In 2022

Louisiana has no shortage of amazing communities, both big and small, that many people are proud to call home. But how do they measure up to other cities around the country?. U.S. News & World Report analyzed the 150 most populous metropolitan areas around the U.S. to determine which areas are the best places to live in 2022, using data such as quality of life, job market and desirability, and four cities in the Pelican State made the list.
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30-year-old man stabbed to death on Adams Avenue

BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD) — Baton Rouge Police Homicide Detectives are investigating a stabbing that happened in the 2000 block of Adams Avenue on Tuesday afternoon. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he later died. BRPD says the motive and suspect is unknown at this time.
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Investigation underway into deadly overnight fire in Port Allen

PORT ALLEN, La. (BRPROUD) – Deputies with the Louisiana Office of State Fire Marshal were called to the scene a reported mobile home fire early Wednesday morning. “Around 1:45 a.m., West Baton Rouge Fire District #1 responded to a fire call in the 6500 block of Cactus Ln,” according to the Louisiana Office of State Fire Marshal.
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Man dies after stabbing; no suspect or motive

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating a deadly stabbing that happened Tuesday, May 17. Detectives said the victim is a 30-year-old man but his name has not yet been released. They added the stabbing happened on Adams Avenue, which is not far from Choctaw...
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