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Sheriff: E. Texan runs over man in fight about woman

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An East Texas man is facing several charges after officials say he ran over a man and dragged him behind the vehicle after an altercation over a woman.

Tony Edward Lewis, 32, of Camp County, was arrested last Thursday and charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and evading arrest.

The Camp County Sheriff's Office says they received a call stating a man, later identified as Lewis, was dragging a man behind his minivan.

Officials say it all started because of a woman. After the altercation, authorities say Lewis got in his minivan, ran over the victim, dragging him, and fled the scene.

A short pursuit ensued with deputies on FM 556, where Lewis eventually pulled over.

The victim, who's name has not been released, was taken to ETMC in Tyler by helicopter. The extent of his injuries is unknown,

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