Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

July 6, 2013

Shooting in Dawson injures one

From Staff Reports
Corsicana Daily Sun

— A late night shooting in Dawson Friday has left one man hospitalized with a gun shot wound to the leg.

Law enforcement was called to the 800 block of North Smith in Dawson about 10 p.m. Friday.

The man shot in the incident was treated by ambulance personnel before being taken by air ambulance to a Dallas area hospital. The extent of his injuries was not available Saturday.

Dawson Police arrested a 60-year-old male in connection with the shooting. He remained jailed in the Navarro County Jail Saturday pending arraignment. The Daily Sun does not typically identify persons arrested until they have been arraigned.

Navarro County Sheriff's Office deputies and the Texas Department of Public Safety assisted at the scene of the shooting.

We'll update this story as we develop further information.