Police: Man fatally shot during fight with roommate

NEWARK, Del. (AP) — A man is facing weapons charges after Newark police say he fatally shot his roommate during a fight.As officers responded to a report of a disturbance early Tuesday, police say they received another call reporting a shooting at the same home. When officers arrived, police say they found James Harland with a gunshot wound and he was pronounced dead on the scene. Harland’s roommate, Desmond Elliott, was shot in the wrist and was taken to a hospital.  Police say detectives learned that during the fight, Elliott introduced a handgun and shot Harland multiple times. Elliott is charged with possession of a firearm by a person prohibited and receiving a stolen firearm. He has been released on $43,000 unsecured bail.

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