BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – EBR Schools confirmed Tuesday that a shooting incident, completely unconnected from McKinley High School, occurred in a neighborhood near the school around 2 p.m., garnering a heavy law enforcement presence in the area.
As a result, the school was briefly placed on lockdown.
EBR Schools says no one on campus was hurt.
Apparently, the incident occurred on McKinley Street near Grant Street in Old South Baton Rouge.
BRProud reached out to Baton Rouge Police (BRPD) for additional information and awaits a response.