Lancaster police shoot man who was firing gun in home

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LANCASTER, Texas (AP) — Police say officers in a Dallas suburb fatally shot a man firing a gun in a home hours after being released from a hospital after a mental health evaluation. A police statement says that officers were dispatched Sunday night to a home after receiving a report that a man refused to let a woman leave. Police say officers took the man to a hospital for evaluation, and he was later released. He says police shot the man Monday morning as he was firing a gun in a different home occupied by two children.

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