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Authorities investigating Hardin County shooting
Authorities are investigating a shooting that took place after 7 p.m. Saturday on Coleman Road off of Wingfield Road, said Captain Gary Spears with the Hardin County Sheriff's Department.
When deputies arrived at the scene they found a 58-year-old man dead in a wooded area in front of a home, Spears said.
Deputies also found three firearms at the scene and shell casings, Spears said.
One gun belonged to the homeowner, the second belonged to the victime, and authorities are still trying to determine who the owner of the third gun is, Spears said.
According to reports, there was a physical altercation when both sides produced a gun and mutliple shots were fired, Spears said.
The homeowner was not injured.
The victim was identified as 58-year-old Marc Curran Neff, who died of a gunshot wound, Spears said. An autopsy is underway.
The investigation is still in its early stages and no charges have been filed, Spears said.
The homeowner is cooperating with Sheriff's deparment, Spears said.