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BRAVE nets $1M federal grant

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

The effort to eliminate violence in Baton Rouge is getting a big financial boost.

The BRAVE program is set to receive a $1 million federal grant.

Officials will use the money to expand BRAVE from the 70805 zip code into neighboring 70802.

More details about the expansion is expected to be given at a news conference Monday.

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