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Man arrested on attempted second degree murder charge

John Penton (Source: WFPSO) John Penton (Source: WFPSO)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

A man is behind bars after allegedly shooting someone last Friday night.

John Penton, 60, was arrested on one count of attempted second degree murder after the West Feliciana Parish Sheriff's Office says he shot a victim during an altercation on September 4.

The victim was treated at an area hospital, and was later released. The shooting is still under investigation.

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