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MARCH 2015

Bruce Tims, 25, was killed outside the Last Call Bar & Grill on Bourbon Street on March 21, 2015. A fight broke out between Bruce Tims and Brandon Guidry. Guidry pepper-sprayed Tims before the altercation was broken up by bystanders. Guidry returned to the bar an hour later and shot Tims.

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Authorities are investigating a death in the Hammond City Jail.

The City of Hammond said Wednesday that William David Jenkins, 53, of Hammond was found unresponsive in his cell around 7 a.m.

Correctional officers began CPR and notified Acadian Ambulance, but Acadian's crew determined Jenkins was deceased.

Hammond Police Department and the Tangipahoa Parish Coroner's Office are investigating, but Jenkins was in a cell by himself and no foul play is suspected, according to the release. Police says Jenkins likely took his own life.