UPDATE: Okaloosa County deputies identify man killed in Mary Esther shooting

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MARY ESTHER, Fla. (WKRG) — The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the fatal shooting of a Mary Esther man. Investigators say it happened Sunday night on Kimbrough Road.

The sheriff’s office says 52-year-old George Michael Stefan was shot following an argument with another man. He later died at the Fort Walton Beach Medical Center.

The sheriff’s office says a person who had been detained claimed the shooting was in self-defense. That person has since been questioned and released at this time.

The investigation continues.


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