The Henderson County Sheriff's Department has identified the men involved in a shooting yesterday where one man was killed and another severely injured.
The sheriff's department says the victim is 40-year-old Mark Wayne Roberts from the Cedar Creek area. 21-year-old Robert Higginbotham of Athens under went surgery last night of gun shot wounds.
The shooting happened around 4:45 p.m. yesterday in the Henderson County town of Mabank. Sheriff's deputies were called to a mobile home on Thunderbird Drive.
That's near the Cedar Creek Reservoir. When they got there, Roberts was found inside dead. After being shot, deputies say Higginbotham ran to a home on Osage Drive to get help.
The sheriff's department says it believes Roberts was out to settle a grudge with Higginbotham. The shooting is still under investigation.
Molly Reuter, reporting. email@example.com