Police: Fatal shooting of man in Fontainebleau neighborhood 'justified'

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Posted on January 9, 2014 at 12:33 PM

Updated Thursday, Jan 9 at 5:39 PM

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NEW ORLEANS, La. --  A man intervening in a dispute between another man and a woman, fatally shot the man Thursday morning in the Fontainebleau neighborhood.

Police questioned the 38-year-old shooter and released him, ruling that the shooting was justified.

According to police, a 40-year-old man was involved in a domestic altercation with a woman and the 38-year-old man tried to intervene. The two men scuffled and at some point the older man was shot. He died on the scene.

 

 


 

 

 

 

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