Highlands County deputies shoot, kill armed man after domestic dispute call

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SEBRING, Fla. (WFLA) — An armed man was shot and killed by two Highlands County deputies Sunday morning in Sebring, the sheriff’s office said.

The deputies were called to 9207 Bridle Path around 4:49 a.m. for a domestic dispute.

The sheriff’s office said moments after their deputies arrived, they shot and killed 43-year-old Dustin Alexander Nealis, who deputies said was armed.

Neither deputy was injured in the shooting.

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is investigating the incident.


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