Police: Pizza delivery man claims self-defense in shooting death

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Jun. 6—A pizza delivery man shot and killed another man Saturday night, telling Glynn County Police he acted in self-defense when the other man tried to rob him near the Cypress Apartments.

The pizza delivery person called police at 11:24 p.m. to report that someone had been shot near the Cypress Apartments, 3132 Cypress Mill Road, police said.

"Upon officer's arrival, a deceased male with a gunshot wound was located on scene," police reported.

The delivery man told police the man tried to rob him, and he shot him in self-defense. Police would not say Sunday whether the deceased was armed.

Police have made no arrests. The county police's Criminal Investigation Division is investigating the shooting death as a homicide. No further information was available Sunday.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call county police investigator Christopher Lowther at 912-554-7807.