EBR Parish D.A. Clears Deputy In Deadly Shooting

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The East Baton Rouge Parish district attorney says he will not be pursuing charges against a deputy who shot and killed a man in November of last year.

Hillar Moore has concluded the deputy was "legally justified" in shooting murder suspect Terrel Walker.

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The deputy opened fire eleven times after seeing a flash from Walker's direction while pursuing him on foot near I-10 and Bluebonnet.  Walker suffered five gunshot wounds.

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