USA Today: Two Sheriff’s Deputies Killed In Louisiana Shooting

Source: Douglas Stanglin / USA Today

Two Louisiana sheriff’s deputies were shot and killed early today in a small city in the New Orleans metropolitan area, WVUE-TV reports. Two people were injured.

The shooting occurred in St. John the Baptist Parish in LaPlace, La., which is an incorporated city on the east bank of the Mississippi river.

The Associated Press reports that the shooting occurred around 5:30 a.m. in a parking lot used by workers in an area of manufacturing plants and refineries along the river.

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