Fight in Martin County Ends With One Person Sent to the Hospital

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MARTIN COUNTY - A gun, pepper spray and fists. A brutal fight between cousins in Martin County ends with one landing in the hospital.

The fight happened around 6 p.m. Friday night near County Road 2201 on the edge between Midland and Martin County.

The Martin County Sheriff tells NewsWest 9, the pair got into a fight outside one of their mobile homes.

We're told one brought a gun and the other pepper sprayed him.

The two men ended up in a fist-fight.

The gunman managed to fire off shots but missed.

We're told his cousin beat him so badly; he ended up in the Midland Hospital.

No word on what they were fighting about or whether any charges will be filed.