Two Arrested After Shooting in Ector County

ECTOR COUNTY - Two men have been arrested after a man was shot in the hand.

Ector County Deputies responded to a shots fired call late Wednesday evening in the 5300 block of Washington.

Deputies say 48-year-old Bassam Ali was shot in the left hand. He was taken to Medical Center Hospital in Odessa and treated and released.

Officers arrested 26-year-old Brandon Marc Loveless and 27-year-old Carl Emmons Cockren. Both have been charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon.

Officers believe the shooting was part of an ongoing dispute between the men. Both suspects remain in custody at the Ector County Detention Center.