Stars React To Baton Rouge Cops Shot – See Celebrity Reactions To Police Killings

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Stars react Baton Rouge cops

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Stars react Baton Rouge cops

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Celebrities are reacting to three police officers being shot dead in Baton Rouge on Sunday, and several more cops being injured. The gunman, identified as Gavin Long, was shot and killed on the scene. Now, a slew of stars are offering their reactions (below) to this latest wave of violence against the police.

As Gossip Cop previously reported, a little more than a week ago, police in Dallas were fired upon during a protest March there following the shootings of Philando Castile in Minnesota and Alton Sterling in Louisiana. Five cops were killed in the Texas attack.

About this latest shooting, Debra Messing tweeted, “#BatonRouge More tragedy. This has got to Stop. Praying for the families of those affected.” And Josh Gad noted, “Now 3 more Officers dead in #BatonRouge. How many eulogies & funerals must be held in the country before we get that violence solves nothing.” Brad Paisley offered, “All this senseless killing has to stop.”

Donald Trump expressed, “We grieve for the officers killed in Baton Rouge today. How many law enforcement and people have to die because of a lack of leadership in our country? We demand law and order.” Rebel Wilson wrote, “I adore Baton Rouge…so sad to hear about all the recent events.”

Meanwhile, Kvin Smith noted, “3 families lost their light today. My heart goes out to the loved ones of the Police officers killed in #BatonRouge.” And Patton Oswald tweeted, “I’m horrified for the 3 cops in #BatonRouge. I’m grateful I can still be horrified. ‘Cause we’re approaching apathy with these shootings.”

Gossip Cop will continue to update with more news about the shootings of the police officers in Baton Rouge, and celebrity reactions to this horrific act.

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