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Motorcyclists ride to show support for law enforcement officers

The crowd started out with nearly 100 riders, but quickly grew to include hundreds of bikers, many of whom were wearing black and blue to honor the three fallen law enforcement officers. (Photo source: WAFB) The crowd started out with nearly 100 riders, but quickly grew to include hundreds of bikers, many of whom were wearing black and blue to honor the three fallen law enforcement officers. (Photo source: WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Hundreds of motorcyclists gathered at All Star Lanes on Airline Hwy. Tuesday evening to show support for area law enforcement officers.

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The crowd started out with nearly 100 riders, but quickly grew to include hundreds of bikers, many of whom were wearing black and blue to honor the three fallen law enforcement officers. Nearly every bike was decorated with a blue strip or black and blue flag.

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The bikes took off at 6:30 p.m. to ride the short distance to the Baton Rouge Police Department headquarters. The bikers said the distance was short, but the message they were spreading could go a long way.

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