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Jindal orders flags to be flown at half staff in wake of Lafayette shooting

Flags at the Louisiana State Police headquarters at half-staff. (Source: WAFB) Flags at the Louisiana State Police headquarters at half-staff. (Source: WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Governor Bobby Jindal issued an executive order Friday, requiring that flags be flown at half staff in wake of the shooting in Lafayette.

In the order, Jindal made specific note of shooting victims, as well as praised those in the movie theater who "sheltered friends from gunfire". 

Jindal ordered flags to be flown at half staff until July 31.

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