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Police: Wayne Court shooting was act of self-defense

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Timothy Derrick was shot multiple times on Wayne Court the night of Jan. 24. Timothy Derrick was shot multiple times on Wayne Court the night of Jan. 24.
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

Huntsville Police said the woman who shot a man to death acted in self-defense.

Investigators said Salena Turner was in fear for her life and shot Timothy Derrick in self defense the night of Jan. 24, based on evidence collected and discussed between police and the district attorney's office.

33-year-old Derrick was shot on the 4900 block of Wayne Court. Police found him with multiple gunshot wounds. Derrick died at the scene.

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