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Two people injured in shooting on Florida Boulevard; BRPD arrests suspect

Baton Rouge police have arrested a man who allegedly shot at a car, following a multi-vehicle accident early this morning.
Published: May. 8, 2022 at 9:19 PM CDT|Updated: May. 8, 2022 at 9:36 PM CDT
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BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Baton Rouge police arrested a man who allegedly shot and injured two people after a multi-vehicle crash at a red light on Florida Boulevard early Sunday morning.

According to the Baton Rouge Police Department, Marcus Dominique, 30, of White Castle, was involved in a crash in the 2600 block of Florida Boulevard, near Eugene Street, around 3:45 a.m. on Sunday, May 8.

Marcus Dominique
Marcus Dominique(Baton Rouge Police Department)

After the crash, Dominque got out of the car and started shooting into another vehicle, striking at least two people with gunfire, said a spokesperson with BRPD.

Police said both victims are stable and expected to survive.

Officers charged Dominique with four counts of attempted first-degree murder and illegal use of a weapon.

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