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Woman cleared in sister's death

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JONESVILLE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - A Catahoula Parish grand jury found one Jonesville woman acted in self-defense when she shot and killed her sister in November of 2013.

A grand jury decided not to indict Macie Pool for second degree murder in the shooting death of her sister, Tessa Pool.

Prosecutors say Tessa had a history of beating Macie. And in November, Tessa ran Macie off the road and began coming at her in an aggressive manner. Macie had a gun in her car and fired a couple of warning shots, but tessa didn't stop. That's when Macie shot and killed Tessa. 

Tessa died in a Rapides Parish hospital.

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