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Family, friends, & community say final goodbyes to Nick Tullier

It was with heavy hearts that his loved ones and even strangers gathered to say goodbye to Sgt. Nick Tullier.
Published: May. 10, 2022 at 8:48 AM CDT|Updated: May. 10, 2022 at 3:21 PM CDT
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BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Family, friends, and the community of south Louisiana said their final goodbyes on Tuesday, May 10, to Sgt. Nick Tullier, a deputy with the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office who passed away nearly six years after being wounded during an ambush shooting.

Watch the full funeral service for Sgt. Nick Tullier.

Tullier defied the odds by fighting to recover from the devastating injuries he received in 2016. He died on Thursday, May 5. He was 46 years old.

Louisiana State Police Lt. Markus Smith gives the eulogy for the late East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Sgt. Nick Tullier on Tuesday, May 10.
Sgt. Nick Tullier, the courageous EBRSO deputy badly wounded during a 2016 ambush shooting, received his final salute.

Tullier was shot three times on July 17, 2016. He had been with EBRSO for 18 years at the time of the shooting.

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