1:30 LRN Newscast Sept 13

Louisiana Congressman Garret Graves gave us his thoughts on the announcement of an impeachment inquiry of President Biden. Brooke Thorington has more.

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There was a school shooting in Louisiana yesterday. It happened at St. Helena College and Career Academy which is a high school in Greensburg. Authorities say a 14-year-old student fatally shot another student and wounded two others. The suspected gunman is in custody and classes for today and tomorrow are canceled.

Two children and a mother were tragically killed in a house fire on Marigold Street in St. John the Baptist Parish this morning. Ashley Rodrigue with the State Fire Marshall Office says the fire occurred in an upstairs apartment over a vacant home.

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38-year-old Quintella Chopin and her two children ages 7 and 2 were found dead.

30-year-old Douglas Brown of Baton Rouge has been arrested for the death of his elderly father, 79-year-old John Brown who was found dead inside his home on Leonidas Street on Saturday. BRPD Lt. L’Jean McKneely says Douglas Brown may have had an ulterior financial motive for killing his father. McKneely says Douglas Brown was booked in the East Baton Rouge Prison.

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