One shot, one injured in dispute over child

One man was shot and one man was injured in a dispute over a child in Alvin.

July 1, 2010 9:24:03 AM PDT
A dispute over a child led to violence in Alvin overnight. One man was shot and another suffered a head wound at a home on Mesquite Street. Police say the man who was shot went to the home with a woman who has a child with the homeowner.

The three started arguing over the child when the men got into a fist fight. The homeowner then pulled out a gun and shot the other man.

Both men are hospitalized.