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Argument at a home in Mansfield leads to gunfire; woman wounded, man arrested

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MANSFIELD, Louisiana — Authorities in DeSoto Parish say a man has been arrested in connection with gunfire that left a woman hospitalized with a wound to the chest.

Police said the shooting happened Saturday night after an argument at a home in Mansfield.

Officers arrived to find a female victim with a single gunshot wound to her upper chest.

She was airlifted to University Health Shreveport. Her identity was not released.

A suspect being held at the DeSoto Parish Detention Center faces a charge of attempted second-degree murder. He was identified as 59-year-old Davis Jackson of Mansfield.

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