BEIRUT (Reuters) - A Lebanese soldier opened fire to disperse protesters blocking a road in Khaldeh south of Beirut on Tuesday night, wounding one person, the army said in a statement.
It the soldier was detained and the incident is under investigation.
Local media and a security source said earlier that a man had been shot dead at a road block in Khaldeh. Lebanese broadcaster al-Jadeed said the man had been protesting when he was shot.
Reporting by Ellen Francis; Editing by Sandra Maler