According to Sullivan County Sheriff's Office Public Information Officer Leslie Earhart, Edward Mabe, 49, of 280 George Carr Road, was apprehended during a traffic stop shortly after the incident. He's charged with attempted-second degree murder and aggravated assault.
The victim in the altercation, Jesse Smith, 29, was reportedly grazed in the head by a bullet and beaten, then transported to the hospital by EMS with non-life threatening injuries.
Shortly after 8 p.m. police were called to 286 George Carr Road. According to statements from numerous witnesses, Smith was visiting at the home when Mabe arrived and ignited a verbal altercation with another individual.
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