East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff Deputies are investigating an accidental shooting of a 8-year- old in near Baker.
They say it happened around 4:00 p.m. Saturday afternoon in the 400 block of Old Rafe Mayer Road.
Colonel Mike Edmonson traveled to Tennessee Saturday at the invitation of Madison County Sheriff David Woolfork to attend the 25th Annual Sheriff Buford Pusser Festival Law Enforcement Memorial and Awards Ceremony.
The East Baton Rouge Mosquito Abatement Facility is getting ready for mosquito season.
Todd Walker, the director of the facility, said cases have been reported in West Baton Rouge, and now it is time for us to take precautions.