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Two people shot over texting argument in movie theater

Monday, January 13, 2014 - 00:52

Jan.13 - One person is killed, and a suspect is taken into custody after an altercation inside a theater in Florida. Jennifer Davis reports.

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Two people were shot and one has died after a dispute over texting erupted inside a Tampa Bay area movie theater on Monday. The suspected gunman is now in custody. It happened at the Cobb Grove 16 movie theater near Tampa. The Pasco County Sheriff's Office says two couples were watching the movie Lone Survivor when the argument broke out. (SOUNDBITE) SHERIFF CHRIS NOCCO/PASCO COUNTY "The victim was on his cell phone. He was texting. We believe he was making some sort of noise. This noise led to an altercation between the suspect and victim. During that altercation the suspect decides to pull out a .380 and he shoots the victim." The victims were air-lifted to a local hospital. The man was pronounced dead and the woman had non-life-threatening injuries. A good Samaritan detained the suspect until authorities arrived.

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Two people shot over texting argument in movie theater

Monday, January 13, 2014 - 00:52