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July 29, 2013

Vidor man shot multiple times, hospitalized

VIDOR — A man from Orange County remains hospitalized after sustaining multiple gunshot wounds following an incident over the weekend.

Douglas Kevin Conn of Vidor was transported to Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont Saturday evening, July 27, after he was shot several times. The incident occurred at approximately 7:15 p.m., Saturday, in the 5400 block of Chandler Street which is located off Texla Road in North Vidor.

Conn, 47, underwent surgery and his injuries were said to be non-life threatening.

According to the Orange County Sheriff’s Office, Conn sustained multiple gunshot wounds following an incident at the residence. Conn identified his father, 67-year-old Douglas Harlan Conn, as the shooter.

The shooting remains under investigation at this time and no arrests have been made.

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