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Gleason Man Shot


DRESDEN — A Weakley County man is hospitalized after he was shot February 10 while in a garage working on a car.

Weakley County Sheriff’s Captain Randall McGowan said the shooting injured 55-year-old Damron Lee Dildine of Gleason. The shooting occured in the 3600 block of Hwy. 54 between Dresden and Como.

The shooting occurred about 7 p.m. and authorities are still seeking the suspect.

McGowan said Dildine was transported to a local hospital by the Weakley County Ambulance Service. He underwent surgery and is expected to live, he said.

Anyone with details about the incident is asked to call the sheriff’s office at 731 364 5454.


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