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Early morning shooting in Meigs County

By WRCB Staff

DECATUR, MEIGS COUNTY, TN (WRCB) -- Police have one man in custody for an early morning shooting.

Police were called to a home on Shilo Rd in Decatur around 4:15am. Once on scene they found 35 year old Jason D. Howard suffering from 3 gun shot wounds.

Howard was taken to Erlanger Hospital where he is listed in stable condition.

Police learned that Howard had been in an argument with 43 year old James Wyatt. Wyatt shot Howard once in the arm and twice in the stomach.

Wyatt was picked up by Police on County Road 53 in Athens.

After interviewing Wyatt, Police will charge Wyatt with aggravated assault.

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