UPDATED: MONDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 3:38 P.M.
UPDATED: MONDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 1:58 P.M.
A Rusk County man was shot and killed Sunday morning at a Henderson American Legion Post.
A 60-year-old man who was attending the same function is accused in the shooting, according to the release.
As the victim got up from a table to go to another area in the post, he was shot several times.
The accused shooter was arrested in the 300 block of Garden Lane and booked into the Rusk County jail on murder charges.
As of Sunday evening, the victim's identity had not been released pending notification of next of kin, and the accused shooter's name was not released pending his arraignment on Tuesday, the release states.
An autopsy of the victim has been ordered, and the investigation is ongoing.