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Sheriff: East Texas man shot during dispute

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An East Texas man was shot during a dispute at a construction site. An East Texas man was shot during a dispute at a construction site.

According to the Hopkins County Sheriff Department, two men were injured during a dispute at the construction site of a new home in Saltillo.

Authorities say one man was shot, while the other suffered a possible broken arm during the fight. The man that was shot was flown to a hospital in Tyler, while the man with a broken arm was transported to Hopkins County Memorial.

A motive for the dispute has not been disclosed, but Hopkins County Sheriff's Office Chief Investigator said he believes that alcohol may have been involved.

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