Breaking: A Man Shoots and Kills His Roommate in Sanford

On Wednesday night in Sanford, a man was slain in an altercation with a roommate.

Deputies were dispatched at 10 p.m. to a shooting on Sanford Avenue off Lake Mary Boulevard.

At the scene of crime, officers found a man with a gunshot wound and his roommate.

Despite deputies' efforts, the man died from his injuries before the medical department arrived.

Despite the current inquiry, the shooting looks to be self-defense.