Deputy dies from injuries sustained during investigation

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) A sheriff's deputy in Louisiana has died after being shot in Baton Rouge.

(CNN VAN photo)

Louisiana State Police say the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office deputy was shot late Saturday while conducting an investigation with another deputy at a strip mall near the AMC movie theater.

A suspect was also shot and taken to a hospital. The condition of the suspect isn't unavailable.

Baton Rouge Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome and Police Chief Carl Dabadie asked for prayers for the slain deputy's family.

Authorities did not release the identities of either the deputy killed or the suspect.