Funerals set for 2 slain Baton Rouge officers

BATON ROUGE (AP) - Funeral arrangements have been set for two of the three officers killed in Baton Rouge in what police called an ambush by a lone gunman.

Viewings are scheduled Thursday and Friday for Baton Rouge Police Officer Matthew Gerald.

Services will follow the Friday viewing, with burial to occur at Louisiana National Cemetery.

Arrangements also have been made for Baton Rouge Police Cpl. Montrell Jackson. Visitation for Jackson is scheduled Monday, with funeral services to follow.

Services are pending for East Baton Rouge Parish sheriff’s Deputy Brad Garafola.

Police say Gavin Long, a former Marine from Missouri, dressed in black and opened fire on officers Sunday.

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