BATON ROUGE, La. – An official in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, says a man who fatally shot and a woman ran over two bystanders with his car before crashing into an ambulance and died after a shootout with police officers.
Maj. Bryan White, head of detectives for the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Department, tells The Advocate that the 48-year-old man fired at deputies Sunday night as they demanded he of his hands. They shot the man, who fled into a wooded area near Interstate 10. He was captured and died on the way to the hospital.
White says that before Sunday night, the man fatally shot the woman and threw her from a car. He shot and injured another person and ran over two bystanders, including a 17-year-old medical training.