Saluda Man Dies In Amelia County Police Shootout

A man from Saluda is killed in a shootout at an Amelia County home. Sheriff’s deputies and state troopers were called last Wednesday to do a welfare check and an investigation determined the man identified as Nicholas S. Lassiter had multiple arrest warrants. Lassiter fired at the officers and a state trooper fired the fatal shot. A Sheriff’s Deputy was hit by gunfire and suffered non-life threatening injures.

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