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EAST ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – A fallen firefighter will be remembered Sunday night during an event to raise money for a foundation started in his memory. Leonard Riggins, Senior was killed on his way home after stopping to help a car crash victim in 2008.

The victim was a carjacker who shot and killed Riggins.

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The Sail Foundation was started in his memory.

All proceeds will be used for scholarships and giving back to the community.

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