A LOUISIANA State trooper was shot dead by an “armed and dangerous” gunman who is now on the run after killing a woman and hurting three others.
Suspect Matthew Mira, 31, allegedly shot at another state trooper in East Baton Rouge, before fleeing in a stolen vehicle first and then on foot.
Suspect Matthew Mira allegedly shot at another state trooper in East Baton Rouge[/caption]
Mira allegedly fled the scene in a stolen vehicle first and then on foot[/caption]
The trooper was found dead in his car Saturday evening near the scene of a double sooting in Prairieville, as reported by The Advocate.
Authorities linked Mira to that double shooting as well as another.
Mira allegedly shot two neighbors in French Settlement around midnight before stealing a truck and driving to Prairieville where he shot two family members.
One died and the other is in critical condition.
More to follow…
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