Thursday, December 6, 2012
Benjamin T. Harris, Auxvasse, was shot and killed early Thursday after an argument started during a pool game at an Auxvasse bar. Callaway County authorities say another man claims he shot Harris in self defense during a confrontation after they left the bar.
Callaway County authorities are investigating a shooting that occurred early this morning that left one person dead in Auxvasse.
A Callaway County Sheriff's Department report shows the incident occurred at 12:50 a.m. on South Main Street.
The victim, whose name was not released, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Witnesses and a suspect were interviewed.
The suspect was released.
The investigation is continuing.