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A look at security practices after teen shot at State Fair over weekend

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A teen was critically injured during a shooting at the Louisiana State Fair on Saturday, Nov....
A teen was critically injured during a shooting at the Louisiana State Fair on Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021.(KSLA)
Published: Nov. 8, 2021 at 1:25 PM CST|Updated: Nov. 8, 2021 at 5:08 PM CST
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SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - A teenager was shot, critically wounding him, Saturday, Nov. 6 at the Louisiana State Fair in Shreveport.

Chris Giordano, the State Fair’s general manager, said it’s the first shooting to technically take place inside the fair itself.

On Monday, Nov. 8, KSLA’s Tayler Davis spoke with Giordono about safety and security measures in place at the fair and what’s being done in the wake of the shooting.

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