One dead, 1 wounded in workplace fracas

September 21, 2009 9:50:54 PM PDT
One man is dead and another is hospitalized in critical condition after a workplace gun-and-knife-fight at a South Texas recycling center. The fight happened Monday morning at Mother Earth Landscape Materians and Recycling in Petronila, about 10 miles west of Corpus Christi.

State and Nueces County officers arrived to find both men with multiple gunshot and stab wounds. Nueces County sheriff's Capt. Stan Repka says both men were employees of the recycling center, but no identities have been released.

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