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Angelina County Sheriff's Office releases names of 2 people shot in nightclub incident

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The two men who were shot during an altercation that occurred at an Angelina County club have been treated and released from the hospital, according to Sheriff Greg Sanches.

Sanches said Tuesday that the two shooting victims were identified as Jabroderick Rodgers and Vicente Trimble. Rodgers was shot in the chest and leg, and Trimble suffered a gunshot wound to his leg.

According to a previous East Texas News story, Angelina County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a report of a shooting at Annie Mae’s, a nightclub in the Cedar Grove area, early Sunday morning.

Captain Alton Lenderman with the Angelina County Sheriff’s Office said Sunday that the shots were fired after a confrontation took place between two women on the dance floor during a birthday party. He said more people got involved when someone pulled out a gun and fired shots.

On Sunday, law enforcement reported that only one person was shot in the incident. In addition, a woman was knocked down during the fight.
Lenderman said that ACSO deputies are working to identify the suspect in the case.

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