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Longview police: One person injured when shooter's bullet ricochets

Breylon Fountain (Source: Gregg County Judicial Records) Breylon Fountain (Source: Gregg County Judicial Records)
LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) -

One person was injured when a bullet ricocheted Wednesday at a swimming pool in Longview.

About 7:24 p.m., Longview Police Department officers responded the 1500 block of E. Whaley Street. When officers arrived and went ot the pool area, they found Breylon Drachan Fountain, 23, holding a pistol.

Police say Fountain was confronting two people in the pool and fired his pistol into a wall at the pool.

"Either a fragment of the bullet or concrete struck the victim causing minor injury," the police department said in a post on social media.

Fountain was arrested for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and booked into the Gregg County Jail.

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