Dispute in Texarkana, TX leads to shooting, arrest - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports

Dispute in Texarkana, TX leads to shooting, arrest

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TEXARKANA, TX (KSLA) -

A argument between two men in Texarkana, Texas left both men needing treatment for injuries and one man arrested Wednesday afternoon.

Texarkana Texas Police say Hershel Towery, 60, and John Martin, 44, got into an argument about an as yet undisclosed issue. It happened in the 1100 block of West Street just before 4 p.m.

They say Towery shot Martin at least twice before Martin found an axe handle and struck Towery with it.

Both men were taken to local hospitals for treatment.

Police say Towery eventually was arrested and was behind bars Wednesday night on a charge of aggravated assault.

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