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AUDIO: Dispatch calls


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State Police Col. Mike Edmonson explained that the initial call came in at roughly 8:40 a.m. Sunday morning for a male armed with a gun wearing all black who was standing behind a beauty supply store on Airline Hwy. 

The scene later shifted to the nearby B-Quik gas station, which is located less than a mile from BRPD headquarters.

During the shooting BRPD officers and East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's deputies were struck during gunfire exchange.

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