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According to WAFB, the incident occurred on Azalea Park Avenue near the intersection of Old Hammond Highway and South Flannery Road around 1:30 a.m. East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies say 22-year-old Greg Frazier walked up to a random stranger and asked for a lighter.
While the man reached into his pocket, Frazier used this opportunity to draw a gun and demand his money and possessions. That’s when the victim pulled out his concealed carry handgun and opened fire on Frazier, who was pronounced dead at the scene.
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As WAFB reports, a stolen vehicle used by Frazier was found at the crime scene. He is a suspect in a number of other crimes which are currently under investigation.
The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office has determined that the would-be victim was justified in using lethal force, and he will not be charged in connection with the shooting.
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