Palestine man arrested in lawnmower dispute shooting

ANDERSON COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - ANDERSON COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - Anderson County authorities say they have arrested a Palestine man in connection with the shooting death over a lawnmower.

Chester Staples, 47, is charged with murder for allegedly shooting Tracey Matthew Polley, 35. An autopsy revealed Polley was shot multiple times. Staples was also shot when Polley returned fire.

Staples who has been released from the hospital is jailed on a $250,000 bond.

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