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Man allegedly shot by his brother in Columbia

MARION COUNTY, MS (WDAM) -

A man was allegedly shot in the leg by his brother in Columbia on Monday morning.

At 8 a.m. Columbia Police responded to an emergency call on King's Avenue and discovered a man with a gunshot wound to the leg. A suspect, the man's brother, Daryl Pittman, was soon arrested and is now in custody.

The wounded man, Monty Pittman, was transported to Marion General hospital and is listed in stable condition.

Police say they are investigating the motive for the shooting.

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