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New Father among Baton Rouge Police Officers Murdered This Weekend

Two police officers from the city’s police department and one from the sheriff’s department were killed by a shooter less than a mile away from police headquarters. Montrell Jackson [1] and his partner were gunned down as they got out of their squad car when they responded to the call of shots in the area. Jackson was a new father of a baby boy and grew up in the city. He was a ten-year veteran of the city’s police force.