Boyfriend Shoots Girlfriend’s Ex After He Attacks Them

A boyfriend shot and killed his girlfriend’s ex-boyfriend in self-defense after the couple was attacked in the streets of Athens, Alabama.

According to police, Christopher Demond Carter shot his ex-girlfriend in the leg and her new boyfriend in the arm, AL.com reported. The woman’s new boyfriend sprung into action after being injured, grabbing his pistol and shooting Carter, killing him in self-defense.

Both the boyfriend and girlfriend have been treated for their gunshot wounds, which are not life-threatening.

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