BRPD officers' names released in stabbing altercation
BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — A stabbing yesterday landed two police officers in the hospital and in turn left the attacker, Bradford Etheredge, dead.
Corporal Donald Johnson, 42, who is a 10-year veteran and 29-year-old officer Brian Strong, who has been on the force for three years, were both stabbed yesterday off 24th street in Mid City.
Both of those officers are on leave, which is standard protocol.
The incident is still under investigation. We're told Etheredge had a long criminal history.