Police targeted in Baton Rouge, 3 officers dead, 3 others injured

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Horrible.

From Fox News:

At least three law enforcement officers were killed and three others injured in a shooting Sunday in Baton Rouge, officials said.

A suspect was also dead in a gun battle with police. Two other suspects may also be at large, officials said.

The shooting — which happened just before 9 a.m., less than 1 mile from police headquarters — comes amid spiraling tensions across the city, Louisiana’s capital — and the country — between the black community and police.

Police robot was brought in to ensure there were no explosives on the dead suspect or in the general area.

A witness told WBRZ-TV, a man was dressed in black with his face covered was shooting indiscriminately when he walked out between a convenience store and car wash across from Hammond Air Plaza, according to Fox radio affiliate WJBO.

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We must not mince words just because of the precarious nature of race relations in America.

We must, as a society, recognize just how dangerous it is to continually stoke the fire racial division to fit a political agenda.