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Feuding families leads to one in critical condition

HOLMES COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A feud between two families in a small Holmes County town erupts into gunfire leaving one man in critical condition.

Carl Shaffer says Alzin Proctor, age unknown, was shot around 2 p.m. Saturday afternoon on Highway 49.

He was air lifted from Lexington Hospital to UMC where he underwent surgery.

One man has been taken into custody. His name has not been released.

Chief Shaffer says warrants for 4 other suspects have also been issued. Although their identities have not been revealed the chief they are to be considered armed and dangerous.

Investigators say members of two families had been arguing for the past couple of days before the shooting occurred.

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