Update 1:00: Police now is standoff with multiple shooters. The police dead, at least three injured
ELDER PATRIOT – Police employ robot to ferret out suspect.
A woman has been named as a suspect
Morning Report: Only blocks away from where Alton Sterling was shot during an altercation with police a masked gunman indiscriminately opened fire on police this morning.
Initial reports are that three police officers are dead from their injuries and an additional seven or more have been hospitalized in varying conditions, some have been injured critically.
The victims were affiliated with two different departments, the Baton Rouge PD and the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office.
It is believed the shooter has been neutralized.