Update On Baton Rouge—Victims May Be African-American, Shooter Unknown
February 09, 2008, 12:36 AM
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The latest AP story gives the names of the victims, suggesting them to be African-American
Police identified the victims as Karsheika Graves, 21, and Taneshia Butler, 26.

``Why those two women were targeted ... is still an unanswered question,`` Kelly said.

Police did not release the shooter`s name because her relatives had not been contacted.[AP, via The Guardian]

At WMC=TV, sources say that the shooter was named Latina Williams, which, to be clear, is a name, not an ethnicity.[POLICE ID SHOOTER AND VICTIMS 3 Dead at Technical College] The photograph of the late Taneisha Butler looks fairly white—it`s a bad photograph. Why is it that I`m the one who has to figure these things out?