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Tigerland-area police chase ends with vehicle on fire, report says

A police chase through the Tigerland-area ended with the vehicle hitting a pole and catching fire, WAFB reports. The chase started around 9 a.m. after the Baton Rouge Police Department received reports of shots being fired. The chase ended on River Road and the suspect was captured.

“No one was struck, no one was injured,” said Sgt. Don Coppola Jr, Baton Rouge Police Department, according to WAFB. “A suspect vehicle fled the area and police gave chase.”



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