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One Man Is In Jail & Another In The Hospital After A Shooting

One man is in jail and another is in the hospital after a shooting Tuesday.

Police say Grover Hunley of Pathfork caught two men trying to steal copper from a generator on his property.

Hunley was holding them at gunpoint and waiting on police to arrive when the men allegedly tried to escape and Hunley fired, hitting one of the men.

Johnny griffin, also of Pathfork, was flown to Holston Valley Medical Center in Tennessee.

His condition is not known.

Hunley was arrested and charged with assault.

Charges are still pending against Griffin and the other suspect.


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