Report: one dead in officer-involved shooting in Baton Rouge

State Police update on BRPD officer involved shooting

BATON ROUGE – Louisiana State Police say one person was killed in an officer-involved shooting in Baton Rouge late Tuesday night.

According to WBRZ, Baton Rouge Police tried to pull over a vehicle in the 1200 block of S. Acadian Thruway around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday.

“During the course of that traffic stop, the passenger exited the vehicle holding a gun, and the officer fired on that passenger,” LSP Trooper Bryan Lee said.

The passenger was pronounced dead at the scene. The passenger shot has been identified as 36-year-old Jordan Frazier. 

No officers were hurt in the shooting.

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