MPD Conducting Death Investigation Following Weekend Fatal Shooting

MONTGOMERY — The Montgomery Police Department is conducting a death investigation following the fatal shooting of an adult male that occurred Friday evening Sept. 27, 2019.
At about 5:20 p.m. MPD Patrol and Fire Medics responded to the 200 block of East Riding road in reference to a subject shot. Upon arrival, MPD located an adult male who had sustained a fatal gunshot wound and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The circumstances surrounding the shooting initially were unknown. Further investigation indicates that the deceased subject fired shots at an adult male during a verbal altercation. That adult male returned fire in self-defense, fatally striking the deceased. The adult male involved in the verbal altercation was not injured.
No additional information is available for release in connection with this ongoing investigation.

Captain R.L. Duckett # 1173

Public Information Officer

Montgomery Police Department

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