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September 14, 2008 |  6:43 pm

Peter Haskell, 51, was fatally shot during a dispute in the 1600 block of North Main Street in the Chinatown area of Los Angeles about 2:15 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11.

According to Los Angeles Police Department officials, Haskell was found dead at his home by Hollenbeck police officers. Authorities said Haskell had been arguing with his roommate, Bruce Kalberg, 59, a white man, before he was fatally shot. Kalberg was arrested on suspicion of murder. Authorities did not say whether a weapon was recovered at the scene.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Hollenbeck homicide Dets. Scott Smith and Ron Chavarria at (323) 526-3680.