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Man shot in the face during argument that began over $10 in Fort Worth

Police responded to a shooting call in east Fort Worth overnight.
Police responded to a shooting call in east Fort Worth overnight. Getty Images/iStockphoto

A man was hospitalized overnight after being shot in the face during an argument Thursday night in east Fort Worth.

Officers arrived about 11:10 p.m. to the 5000 block of Sunshine Drive, where they found a man with a gunshot wound to the face. Police said two women were arguing over $10 when their husbands showed up, began arguing and one shot the other in the face.

The victim was taken to a nearby hospital in stable condition, police said.

Jonathan Atkinson, 77, was arrested on a charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. His bond information was not available Saturday.

The incident is under investigation.

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