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Domestic violence allegation ends with a gunshot

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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - A domestic violence incident between dating neighbors escalated when the alleged assailant was shot.

Police say the Lincoln Park couple have had confrontations for several days now. Tuesday night, the cousin of the female involved got into a fight with the male and his brother.

The uncle of the woman saw the fight, came out with a gun and shot one of the men in the back.

"The male that shot the gun admitted to it at the scene, the firearm's been recovered. The suspect's under arrest," said Field Lieutenant Paul Phillips with the San Diego Police Department.

The gunshot victim was taken to the hospital. His condition and identity have not been made public.

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