Man killed over football bet in Delray Beach

Man killed over football bet in Delray Beach. (MGN)

Police are investigating a shooting that left one man dead Saturday night.

Delray Beach Police say a man was shot and killed over a football bet near 6th Avenue and SW 4th Street.

A witness told police two men were arguing over the Los Angeles Rams-Dallas Cowboys game when 37-year-old Brandon Grant shot 35-year-old Willie Byrd.

Police said Byrd fired back, fatally wounding Grant. A relative took Grant to Bethesda Hospital in Boynton Beach where he died.

Delray Beach Fire Rescue took Byrd to the hospital where he was treated and released.

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