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Posted: Friday, January 31, 2014 3:09 pm | Updated: 10:14 am, Mon Feb 3, 2014.

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAAY) - Police said no charges will be filed in a deadly shooting last weekend.

Huntsville Police Department spokesman Harry Hobbs said Friday that the woman who shot and killed Timothy Derrick was acting in self defense.

Derrick, 33, was shot multiple times in the 4900 block of Wayne Court Jan. 25.

Police said they decided the woman acted in self defense after gathering evidence and meeting with the Madison County District Attorney's Office.

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