2 killed in ongoing fight between 2 Fla. families


Published: Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 10:07 p.m.
Last Modified: Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 10:07 p.m.

TAMPA — Tampa police have arrested a man they say killed two neighbors during an argument that ended in gunfire.

Police spokeswoman Laura McElroy said multiple shots were fired in Saturday night's dispute between suspect Juan Molina and his neighbors.

Authorities said Molina confronted Erica White and shot her, then walked to the home of Percy Badsen, fired a shot through the door and killed Badsen. The suspect tried to break into the house, but authorities said Badsen's adult stepson fired at Molina and hit him in the face. Molina is being treated at the hospital for his injuries. His condition was not released.

He was charged with second-degree murder and two counts of aggravated assault.

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