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HALLSVILLE, Texas - One man is dead and another behind bars following a deadly shooting in Hallsville. 

Harrison County deputies say just after 12 p.m., Friday, a man was shot on the 1500 block of Quail Lane. 

Justice of the Peace Mike Smith identified the victim as James Coles, 46, of Hallsville, and declared him dead at the scene.

After interviewing witnesses and collecting evidence deputies arrested Busby Edward Jones on suspicion of 1st degree murder and 2nd degree felony possession of a controlled substance.

Jones was taken to the Harrison County Jail. The shooting remains under investigation. 

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