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USA: Gunmen at large after killing Baton Rouge police officers - reports00:09

USA: Gunmen at large after killing Baton Rouge police officers - reports

United States, Baton Rouge
July 17, 2016 at 16:27 GMT +00:00 · Published

At least three police officers were killed in a shooting in Baton Rouge, Sunday, with two gunmen remaining at large, city officials are reported to have said.

Officers reportedly responded to a call that a man was carrying an assault rifle along Airline Highway early in the morning. The man opened fire at police when they arrived, with two other gunmen involved in the shoot-out. Police have confirmed that one shooter is dead, but that two others are still thought to be at large.

Seven wounded police officers reportedly remain in hospital in critical condition.

USA: Gunmen at large after killing Baton Rouge police officers - reports00:09
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At least three police officers were killed in a shooting in Baton Rouge, Sunday, with two gunmen remaining at large, city officials are reported to have said.

Officers reportedly responded to a call that a man was carrying an assault rifle along Airline Highway early in the morning. The man opened fire at police when they arrived, with two other gunmen involved in the shoot-out. Police have confirmed that one shooter is dead, but that two others are still thought to be at large.

Seven wounded police officers reportedly remain in hospital in critical condition.

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