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Decatur police investigate fatal shooting

Landon Ellis Borden, 31, died after he was found with a gunshot wound on August 8, 2020.

Posted: Aug 9, 2020 11:57 AM
Updated: Aug 10, 2020 7:57 AM

Decatur police are investigating after a man was shot Saturday night and later died from his injuries.

Officers arrived at a home on Chestnut Street SE around 11:30 p.m. in response to a medical assistance call. When they arrived, they found Landon Ellis Borden, 31, who had a gunshot wound.

He was rushed to the hospital where he died.

Decatur police are classifying the case as a death investigation at this time. They ask that anyone with information about the shooting call Detective Sean Mukaddam at 256-341-4617 or email him at

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