Officers Killed in Baton Rouge Are Identified
The three police officers killed in an ambush in Baton Rouge have been identified. They Baton Rouge Police officers are 41-year-old Matthew Gerald of Denham Springs, and 32-year-old Montrell Jackson, of Baton Rouge. Also killed was East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Deputy 45-year-old East Brad Garafola.
Marquis Gibson, an eyewitness, was at the Hammond Aire Plaza mall when he heard shots and ran inside. "Officers were falling down and hiding," he told NBC News.