Trial underway in BREC park murder case

Dominique Smith (Source: East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office)
Dominique Smith (Source: East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office)

BREAKING NEWS: A condo building in Baton Rouge was evacuated Monday afternoon after the discovery of dozens of suspected meth labs inside one of the condo units. WAFB's Nick Foley is on the scene and will have the latest at 5 and 6.

Ascension Sheriff Jeff Wiley unveiled a new plan for school safety today.  WAFB's Tyana Williams will have more on how he plans to protect students tonight on 9News at 5.

Opening statements are underway in the murder trial of a man accused of slashing the throats of a mother and her son at a BREC park near Zachary in 2008.  WAFB's Jim Shannon will have the latest tonight on 9News at 6.

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