Baton Rouge Police to give update in Blane Salamoni’s civil service appeal

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Fired BRPD officer Blane Salamoni charged on four separate incidents

Baton Rouge Police are expected to provide an update, Thursday, on the civil service appeal of ex-police officer Blane Salamoni.

Salamoni was fired in 2018 for his role in the 2016 shooting death of Alton Sterling.

Salamoni appealed that firing to the civil services board. Baton Rouge Police are holding a news conference at 10:00 a.m. Thursday to address the status of that appeal.

This is a developing story.

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