Deputies in St. John shot in early morning ambush



Early this morning, two St. John Parish deputies were killed and two others deputies were injured in two shootings according to WWL, which was been live on the scene. Several suspects are now in custody.

St. John Sheriff Mike Tregre told WWL that the chain of events began when officers were shot during an "ambush" at the Valero Energy parking lot.

A vehicle similar to the one though to be the suspect's was found at a nearby trailer park, where two deputies interviewed two suspects, while a third suspect shot and killed officers Brandon Nielson and Jeremy Triche.

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