San Augustine man shot in cheek, authorities investigating

By Jena Johnson - bio | email

ANGELINA COUNTY, TX (KTRE) –  A San Augustine man was shot in the cheek during a brawl Saturday night. Tillman Luther, 35, was shot near Hosea Forrest Road in Huntington.

Luther was flown to a Tyler hospital, but his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

Authorities have questioned two men about the shooting, but right now, no arrests have been made. Authorities said the two men were intoxicated and gave inconsistent statements. The shooting is under investigation.

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