Man shoots girlfriend's ex-husband dead

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One man is dead after he was shot during a domestic disturbance in Village Mills, north of Kountze. 

According to a Hardin County Sheriff's Office press release, Troy Marshall, 50, forced his way into the home of his ex-wife, Denise Marshall, 47, after he had been drinking and began to choke her.

Denise’s live-in boyfriend, who police identified as Wallace Hooks, 22, made for a .40 caliber handgun and fired several shots, killing Troy Marshall before police arrived. 

The shooting is still under investigation and no arrests have been made, the press release said.

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