Published: Oct 24, 2013 1:34 PM EDT

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A 78-year old Collier County man accused of murder is out of jail.

Javier Ortoll posted a $75,000 bond late last night. He is accused of shooting and killing Edward Melone earlier this week in East Naples.

Ortoll was Melone's landlord. The shooting allegedly happened during a fight.

Ortoll's family members and his lawyer said he shot Melone in self defense.