UPDATE: Victim identified in Longview shooting

By Bob Hallmark - bio | email
Posted by Dana Hughey bio | email

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - The victim of a Sunday morning shooting has been identified as 45-year-old Meyo Jackson of Hallsville.

What began as an argument in Longview ended in gunshots, leaving one man hospitalized and another charged with felony assault.

It happened around 6:30am at a home in the 200 block of Harrison Street. Witnesses say the two men had an altercation at the residence, when one man shot the other multiple times.

Investigators say the Jackson was able to walk several blocks before collapsing. He was hospitalized for life-threatening injuries.

Police arrested 56-year-old Ralph Jackson and charged him with felony aggravated assault.

Meyo Jackson and Ralph Jackson are not related, but according to witnesses, were acquaintances prior to the altercation.

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