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JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A man who was on a 2016 hunting and fishing trip during which another man was fatally shot said he contacted an Alaska State Trooper weeks after the incident with a clearer recollection of what the alleged shooter had told him.

But the trooper said he does not recall any such contact.

The dueling statements were the focus of a pre-trial hearing Tuesday for Mark Desimone. Desimone is a former Arizona legislator who is charged in the death of Duilio Antonio “Tony” Rosales during a trip to Excursion Inlet, about 40 miles (64 kilometers) northwest of Juneau. Desimone faces charges of murder, manslaughter and criminally negligent homicide.

Jury selection had been scheduled to begin Monday but was delayed by evidentiary issues that were discussed during Tuesday’s hearing.

Assistant District Attorney Amy Paige said when she spoke with Sam Bradshaw on Friday he said he’d had a second interview with Trooper Ryan Anderson. Bradshaw was one of the men on the trip.

Bradshaw, who called into the hearing from Kansas, said 1 ½ to 2 weeks after returning home from the trip, he started going through his bags and thinking about what happened. He said he remembered what Desimone said to him after the shooting.

Bradshaw said he was “pretty sure that what I … thought I heard at the time was that he had said it was an accident. And what he’d actually said was, when I asked him what had happened, he said, “Ah, I was f—–g around, and shot Tony.”

Bradshaw said later that he found Anderson’s card and contacted him to share that.

But Anderson testified that he habitually tapes interviews and documents even seemingly mundane details in case they might later be important. He said had no recollection of any such contact with Bradshaw.

Superior Court Judge Philip Pallenberg said it’s possible that Anderson got a call but didn’t recognize he was receiving new information and failed to note the call. It’s also possible that Bradshaw spoke with someone else or perhaps thinks he made the call but didn’t, Pallenberg said. Regardless, Pallenberg said he could not find misconduct by Anderson and did not have evidence to find any discovery violation.

There is, however, new information that was not previously available to the defense, and at most, the defense might be entitled to a continuance, Pallenberg said.

But Desimone’s attorney, Deborah Macaulay, said she was ready to proceed.

Jury selection is set to begin Wednesday.

Desimone was elected as an Arizona state representative in 2006, but he resigned before the end of his first term after being arrested in a domestic dispute with his then-wife.

Desimone moved to Alaska shortly before the 2016 shooting.