BRPD investigating 6 weekend shootings
BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - Baton Rouge Police are still looking into six weekend shootings. When the bullets stopped flying, 4 people were killed, 2 were injured, and a BRPD car was hit by bullets.
The shootings started late Friday night - and ended just after midnight Monday.
"It's the holiday weekend. Unfortunately whenever we have a holidy weekend we see an increase in criminal activity - a lot of people choose to get out and celebrate.", says Sgt. Don Stone.
"They drink a lot which brings on arguments, and they choose to settle their arguments by shooting", he says.
Police are still following leads. Call Crimestoppers at 344-STOP if you have any information.