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Police identify suspect in deadly tire iron attack

1 year ago February 19, 2014 Feb 19, 2014 Wednesday, February 19 2014 Wednesday, February 19, 2014 8:38:33 PM CST in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE- Police issued an arrest warrant for a 23-year-old Wednesday night, accused in a murder that happened on January 1st.

Police are looking for James Dean. Investigators said he killed Michael Taylor, 53, with a tire tool.

Detectives believe the two got into a fight on Convention Street and Dean hit Taylor with the tool in the head. Taylor died at a hospital six days after the attack.

When captured, Dean will be charged with second degree murder.
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