BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred in Tigerland.
A suspect is dead and a BRPD K-9 is dealing with injuries after an officer-involved shooting that happened at approximately 1:35 a.m. on Monday, July 20.
The shooting happened in the 4700 block of Tigerland Ave.
BRPD says, “police were in the area searching for a wanted suspect” prior to the shooting.
The investigation into this shooting remains open and more details will be provided as they become available.