Nicholas Leo Frazier (7242)

10/13/2012: A man facing two arrest warrants shot an Alaska State Trooper during a traffic stop, police said. The shooter stole the wounded trooper's patrol car and was later found about a mile away, dead inside the vehicle. The trooper was not seriously injured and returned fire. Investigators have not said whether the trooper's shots killed the man, if his fatal wound was self-inflicted, or if he died some other way.

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