Video: Suspect flees police, jumps off bridge

Investigators assume Kylan Laurent, 22, is dead following the leap

By Jim Shannon

BATON ROUGE, La. — Authorities released video Wednesday of a chase involving a suspected murderer who chose to jump off a bridge into the Mississippi River instead of being arrested.

Investigators assume Kylan Laurent, 22, of Vacherie is dead following the leap, but are keeping up the search just in case the killer is still on the run.

Laurent led police on a chase through Vacherie, along LA 18 in St. James Parish, Tuesday afternoon.

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