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1 killed, 1 injured in Ripley shooting

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(WMC-TV) - One person is dead and another is injured as the result of a shooting that took place overnight on Highland Street in Ripley, Tennessee.

According to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, two men were standing in front of a home when a man with a gun walked up to them, started a conversation, then began shooting.

Joseph Vaughn was shot and died at the hospital. The second victim is identified as Tavarious Pearson. He was taken to The MED in critical, but stable condition.

The TBI Violent Crimes Response Team is at the scene collecting evidence. No arrests have been made.

TBI is working with the Ripley Police Department to investigate the crime.

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