18 June 2024

In a tragic incident in DeLeon Springs, Florida, a 78-year-old man, Edward Druzolowski, allegedly shot and killed his 42-year-old neighbor, Brian Ford, while Ford was trimming trees along their property lines. The incident occurred on September 17, 2023, and has raised concerns about property disputes and neighborly conflicts.

The dispute escalated when Druzolowski confronted Ford, accusing him of trespassing on his property. Druzolowski allegedly threatened to shoot Ford if he didn’t leave, and when Ford didn’t comply, Druzolowski followed through on his threat, fatally shooting him. Druzolowski was arrested and charged with second-degree murder.