Police: Landlord fatally shot while evicting tenant

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EATON, Ind.—An Eaton, Ind. man was killed after police said he was shot while evicting a tenant from his property.

Mark Gilland, 50, was fatally shot Saturday inside a pole barn on the property that is located about 10 miles north of Muncie, Ind.

Investigators believe Gilland went to the property to evict a tenant and a dispute ensued. Family members located his body late Saturday.

A man who police believe stole Gilland’s truck was taken into custody Sunday. No charges were immediately filed.

An autopsy for Gilland is currently underway.

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