No charges in deadly road rage shooting

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Updated: 10/23/2012 6:00 pm
SPARKS, Nev. (KRNV & -- The Washoe County District Attorney has announced that no charges will be filed following a deadly road rage shooting last Halloween.

Kristian Francis Rodgers of Fernley shot and killed Devin Churchill during the incident along Interstate 80 in Sparks.

This afternoon, Washoe County District Attorney Dick Gammick told News 4 they have ruled the shooting was self-defense. Gammick says the victim assaulted the suspect in his car and that's what led to the shooting.
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Cougarmom - 11/2/2012 9:14 AM
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I agree 100% with mrpeek! Why would someone carry a loaded gun in their car, not in a locked case and within reach, unless he intended to use it? Devin was a kind, loving man and he will be missed by his friends and family forever.....

mrpeek - 10/25/2012 2:38 PM
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Why would you follow someone if you felt threatened?!? And also if you are afraid of something you created by the road rage just drive away. You dont shoot someone just because. Using your gun is always a last resort. And now a great man lost his life and a murder is out enjoying his...

nubgnngs42 - 10/25/2012 12:28 PM
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Circumstances? Some idiot thought he could assault someone and get away with it. Bring fists to a gun fight? Guess who looses? God made big men and god made little men, then Winchester made them equal!

Kramer - 10/24/2012 2:47 PM
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Y did this decision take a year? Hey kNrV:What about a recap of the circumstances, in case we dumbo-s forgotaboutit?

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