Police charge Landcaster man in shooting

HOUSTON COUNTY, (Press release) - Houston County Sheriff's Deputies say two men got into a verbal altercation that ended with one man shot.

Police say Robert Harrison, 56, of Lancaster, shot Jose Moreno, 43, of Hutchens, after an argument on Saturday. The two men were working together on FM 229, west of Crockett, when Harrison went to his vehicle and pulled out a shotgun and shot Moreno.

Moreno was transported to a medical facility where he is in stable condition. Harrison was arrested and charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

The case is still under investigation.

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