BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The Baton Rouge Police Department has had a busy weekend responding to multiple fatal shootings and a fatal stabbing.
First, on Friday, July 28, there was a fatal shooting on Aldrich Dr. Rodney Lee, 44, was shot in his home in the 4600 block of Aldrich Dr. The suspect, Jason Pitcher, 29, turned himself in to authorities the following day.
Then on Saturday, July 29, a 30-year-old man was killed in a shooting on Alliquippa St. John Offord was killed in this incident, and police are still searching for a suspect. Offord was found in a vehicle suffering from gunshot wounds in the 4000 block of Alliquippa St.
Then on Sunday, July 30, a woman was found stabbed to death in her home on Goodwood Blvd. Sara Hernandez, 41, was the victim in this case. Police are still searching for a suspect in this case as well.
Also on Sunday, two teens were killed in a shooting that police believe was the result of a dispute over drugs. This happened on S Flannery Rd. Kenyi Kolok, 19, and Orenthean Daniels, 18, were both killed.
Interim BRPD Chief Jonny Dunnam released a statement Monday afternoon in response to this deadly weekend. The statement reads: