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  1. Baton Rouge Police: Burglary at pawn shop part of plot to shoot police officers due to protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Baton Rouge Police say a burglary at a pawn shop is allegedly part of a larger conspiracy for an attack against police officers. Officials say investigators learned that at least four men were plotting to violently attack police officers.

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  2. Funeral arrangements set for Alton SterlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Visitation will be held Friday, July 15 from 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and the service will begin at 11 a.m. It will be held at the Southern University F. G. Clark Activity Center. "The services will be handled as a private event in the campus facility in terms of traffic, parking, and security," officials with Southern University said in a press release.

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  3. New developments in the investigation into the death of Alton SterlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    There has been new developments in the investigation into the death of Alton Sterling, the black man who was fatally shot while pinned to the ground by two Baton Rouge police officers in front of a convenience store last week. On July 5, officers responded to a convenience store about 12:35 a.m. after an anonymous caller indicated a man selling music CDs and wearing a red shirt threatened him with a gun, Baton Rouge police have said.

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  4. Baton Rouge DA recuses himself from Alton Sterling caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    District Attorney Hillar Moore III held a press conference Monday morning to announce that he recuses his office from the prosecution of the Alton Sterling case. Moore announced that he maintains a relationship with the family of Baton Rouge City Police Officer Blane Salamoni , who is one of the two officers involved in the shooting.

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  5. Protests of police killings: Dozens of arrests in LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Officers stared down hundreds protesting against police killings near a ramp leading to an interstate in Louisiana's capital Sunday night before another squad in riot gear arrived and authorities took dozens into custody. Earlier Sunday, some 2,000 people rallied outside the Capitol building to protest police killings of black people, State Police Maj.

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  6. Protests continue in Baton Rouge, police block I-10 rampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Officers with rifles were blocking the ramps to keep protesters off Interstate 10 in downtown Baton Rouge Sunday, and about 130 people have been taken into custody as marches continue over shootings by police. Gov. John Bel Edwards said he's "very proud" of the Louisiana law enforcement response to protests over the fatal shooting of a black man by white police officers in the city.

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  7. Owner of body shop offers $5,000 reward for info about burned police vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The owner of a Baton Rouge body shop is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the person responsible for attempting to set a BRPD vehicle on fire. "I'm sitting here in my shop and I'm scared to death that they are going to burn my business down," the owner said.

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  8. Spontaneous outpouring of hugs, support overwhelms Dallas policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    As the Dallas Police Department mourns the murders of five fellow officers in a hate-motivated ambush, they received a spontaneous outpouring of support from community members. Thousands of people showed up to an interfaith prayer service Friday afternoon held in honor of the fallen officers gunned down by 25-year-old alleged shooter Micah Xavier Johnson.

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  9. Dallas ambush suspect Micah Johnson served in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The Army says Micah Xavier Johnson, named as a suspect in the Dallas police shootings, served in the Army Reserve and did one tour of duty in Afghanistan. The Army says Johnson was a private first class and his home of record is Mesquite, Texas.

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  10. Family of slain Louisiana man denounces Dallas police deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The mother of the son of a man killed by Louisiana police on Friday denounced the killings of five police officers in Dallas during a protest over police shootings, including the one in which Alton Sterling died in Baton Rouge. "We wholeheartedly reject the reprehensible acts of violence that were perpetrated against members of the Dallas Police Department," the statement says.

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  11. With feds in charge of Alton Sterling case, what happens next?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Federal investigators are tasked with determining whether the Baton Rouge Police Officers involved in the shooting death of Alton Sterling violated his civil rights. Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards announced Wednesday that the Civil Rights division of the U.S. Department of Justice will be taking over the investigation into Sterling case.

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  12. Police called to 2 locations less than a block apart for possible shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Emergency crews have been called out to two different locations less than a block from each other in regards to a possible shooting. It is unclear at this time whether or not the two scenes are related.

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  13. Amid protests, DA says La. police shooting may be a oeauthorized killingaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    In this Tuesday, July 5, 2016 photo made from video, Alton Sterling is held by two Baton Rouge police officers, with one holding a hand gun, outside a convenience store in Baton Rouge, La. Moments later, one of the officers shot and killed Sterling, a black man who had been selling CDs outside the store, while he was on the ground.

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  14. Hundreds in Baton Rouge call for justice at site of deadly officer-involved shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Several hundred protesters gathered outside a Baton Rouge store overnight where police shot and killed a man early Tuesday morning. The man reportedly had a gun in his pocket and cell phone footage captured part of the gunfire .

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  15. Cellphone video released in deadly shooting involving Baton Rouge policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    One of the officers appears to be yelling that Sterling has a gun. After that, a series of gunshots is heard.

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  16. DOTD receives $60 million to improve I-10 between Lafayette and Basin BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The Louisiana Department of Transporation and Development has received $60 million from a federal transportation grant to improve almost 15 miles of interstate in Acadiana, Governor John Bel Edwards announced today. The funding will allow the state to complete a pavement replacement and lane addition project between the I-10/I-49 interchange and the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge.

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  17. Gov. John Bel Edwards talks about the special legislative session on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    After years of generosity with tax breaks and subsidies, Louisiana's leaders are taking a new approach with business, responding to years of budget problems with scaled back support for companies and questions about the value of such investments. Gov. John Bel Edwards said he wants to make sure Louisiana's limited tax dollars are spent wisely, focused on investment returns rather than giveaways.

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  18. DA: At this time, not pursuing charges against mother arrested for allegedly whipping kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The district attorney's office said it is currently not pursuing charges against a mother arrested for allegedly hitting children because they reportedly burglarized a home, but a final review of the case has not been completed. East Baton Rouge District Attorney Hillar Moore said he does not have all of the documents in the case against Schaquana Spears, 30, of Baton Rouge.

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  19. La. candidates for US Senate seat face off in forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The race for one of Louisiana's U.S. Senate seats is already shaping up to be a tight contest as three of the main challengers answered questions posed by the small business community in Baton Rouge Wednesday. U.S. Rep. John Fleming, U.S. Rep. Charles Boustany and state Treasurer John Kennedy participated in a candidate forum hosted by the Louisiana chapter of the National Federation of Independent Businesses.

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  20. Tennessee Street near East Harrison Street Photo Credit: WAFBRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    It happened at a home on Tennessee Street near East Harrison Street. The Baton Rouge Police Department was wrapping up the scene around 5:15 a.m. While a news crew was on the scene, members of the Baton Rouge Police Department Special Response Team communicated with the man using loud speakers.

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