FORT WORTH, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A man who was cleared by Fort Worth police as having acted in self-defense when he killed his neighbor last month, is now behind bars.
Mark Jabben, 46, was arrested in an unrelated shooting case.READ MORE: Strong To Severe Storms Possible In North Texas Sunday, Main Threats Are Large Hail And Damaging Winds
He was booked Friday into the Tarrant County Jail on a charge of aggravated assault against a family member with a weapon.
Jabben is accused of shooting his girlfriend Theresa Ryan.READ MORE: Suspect Wanted For Shooting Bouncer In Deep Ellum
In March, Jabben shot his neighbor, Kevin Battle, in the face and back of the head — killing him. It happened while Battle stood, holding his grandson’s hand on the front porch of a duplex where they both lived.
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