There's Been Another Walmart Shooting, This Time in Baton Rouge, Louisiana (UPDATE)

Law & CrimeUpdate 11:55 AM, 8/7/2019: Officers allegedly made a mistake in claiming that shots were fired during an altercation at a Baton Rouge Walmart on Tuesday. The fight began when a man walked up to a man and woman standing in the checkout line and ...

August 7th 2019


At Baton Rouge Walmart, argument with scissors and gun causes 'panic' in a 'nation on edge'

The AdvocateFirst it was an active shooter situation inside a Baton Rouge Walmart, then a shooting that left one person injured near the customer service counter — but ultimately, authorities said, it was just an argument between two store patrons that involved weapons ...

August 7th 2019


UPDATE: One of two suspects in Baton Rouge Walmart shooting still at large

WDTVThe person who was injured was an innocent bystander, according to East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office Sheriff Sid Gautreaux. Sid Gautreaux said a verbal altercation at the customer service desk led to the shooting. Both of the suspects had hand guns.

August 6th 2019


Reports: Panic ensues after shooting at Baton Rouge Walmart

KIIITV.comBATON ROUGE, La. — Authorities and paramedics swarmed a Baton Rouge Walmart after reports of a shooting at the store Tuesday afternoon. WBRZ-TV reports that the Baton Rouge Police Department confirmed that there was a shooting around noon at ...

August 6th 2019


Shooting at Walmart in Baton Rouge: Fight leads to gunfire; bystander buying lunchbox shot

The AdvocateA bystander buying his child a lunchbox at Walmart Tuesday morning was injured in a shooting after an altercation between two patrons broke out, according to East Baton Rouge Sheriff Sid Gautreaux. Gautreaux said it was never an active shooter situation, ...

August 6th 2019