Man arrested and charged for shooting another in the head

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According to officials with the Henry County Sheriff’s Office, a man was transported to the hospital on Monday for a gunshot wound to his head. 

Deputies were called to Ashley Drive in Martinsville around 9 at night, that’s when they found 37-year-old Daniel Thomas Brown. 

Investigators determined 40-year-old Dennis Dewayne Hall forced his way into Brown’s home through a window before shooting Brown. 

Hall and Brown reportedly have a history of arguments and confrontations. 

The suspect was located in the 200 block of Clearview Drive. Hall was charged with the following felonies: 

  • Malicious wounding
  • Armed burglary during the nighttime
  • Two counts of use of a firearm during the commission of a felony 
  • Possession of a firearm by a violent convicted felon

Brown’s injuries were non-life threatening.

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