Woman claims self-defense in fatal shooting of ex-boyfriend - WKRN News 2

Woman claims self-defense in fatal shooting of ex-boyfriend

Posted: Updated: July 7, 2013 07:10 PM
Frederick Poston, 37 Frederick Poston, 37
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -

An ex-girlfriend claims she was defending herself when she fatally shot a Nashville man Saturday night.

The shooting occurred around 9:15 p.m. on Yelton Court at the Windland Terrace Apartments.

Police reported that 40-year-old Ltuanya Ballard shot her ex-boyfriend, 37-year-old Frederick Poston.

Poston died from his wounds inside the residence.

During an interview, Ballard told authorities that she shot him during a physical confrontation.

No charges have been filed at this time. The investigation is ongoing.

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