NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Three officers were killed and three others injured when a gunman opened fire on them in Baton Rouge, Louisiana Sunday. Local officials and Middle Tennessee police departments have offered their condolences and thoughts on the shooting.
Praying for Baton Rouge Law Enforcement with sad news of more officers shot to death and injured this morning.
— Wilson Co Sheriff (@wilsonsheriff) July 17, 2016
Hard to hear the news coming out of Baton Rouge about officers shot, killed. Prayers for their families & community, and America.
— Franklin Police Dept (@FranklinTNPD) July 17, 2016
Hearing of the unfolding situation in Baton Rouge, my heart aches. I hope for safety and peace for those enduring this dreadful nightmare
— Megan Barry (@MayorMeganBarry) July 17, 2016