Man Allegedly Shoots Brother in Liberty Co.

Liberty County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a fatal shooting involving family members.

It happened Wednesday afternoon at a home off County Road 270.

Liberty County Sheriff's Deputies showed-up at this home on Randy’s Way Wednesday afternoon, they found 29-year-old Roy Brian Stewart dead from a gunshot wound.

"We're not 100 percent certain,” explained Liberty County Sheriff Nick Finch. “We think we have an idea of what happened but until all the facts are investigated and proven, we, we're really limited by what we can say at this time."

The shooting of Stewart happened in the living room of the home.

Blood still stains a rug and a recliner where the shooting took place.

Family members refused our request for an interview.
Randy Stewart told us he's not sure what happened, but he did give us his theory.

He believes his son Roy Stewart got into an argument with his older brother Ben Stuart, over money.

He also believes the shooting was an accident.

Investigators may believe the same thing, because Ben Stewart has not been charged.

"Florida Department of Law Enforcement, with my investigator last night made the decision last night that based on the initial investigation not to arrest. I support that decision, " said Finch.

The shooting is still under investigation.


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