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Bristol Police Shooting Found Justified

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State police say their investigation of the shooting of a suspect by a Bristol Police officer has determined that the shooting was justified. And police say the investigation into the November shooting has resulted in the arrest of the shooting victim

Police say they were called to the home of 51-year-old Angel Ralph Diaz  , Jr, about 3 a.m.November 18th on a report of a home invasion.  Instead,  when they arrived,  they found  there was no home invasion,  and police found a man confronting them with a firearm.

Police say when he ignored commands to drop his weapon,   police fired,  seriously injuring him.

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