Man shot while arguing with his brother in Fenton - KMOV.com

Man shot while arguing with his brother in Fenton

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FENTON (KMOV.com) -

Authorities said a 34-year-old man was taken to a hospital after he was shot during an argument with his brother Friday evening.

According to police, the shooting happened in the 800 block of Briney Lane on the Jefferson County side of Fenton around 6:00 p.m. Authorities said two brothers got into an argument that escalated. Both were armed, one with a pistol, the other with a shotgun.

Police said there was a physical struggle and the pistol went off, hitting one brother in the abdomen. The victim was taken to a hospital and is expected to survive. 

Authorities said the other brother, who is 30-years-old, was taken into custody.

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