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Clute Citv Shooting Victim Remains In Serious Condition Claude McNccse, 40-year-old Clute City man, who was shot twice in front of a Clute City tavern late Friday afternoon, remained in serious condition at Dow Hospital, hospital authorities reported this morning. Released under $1500 bond in the shooting was Elbert Andrew Shelton, operator of the Rocket Taxi Service of Clute City. In a written statement to Sheriff's Investigators Cecil Wingo and K. D. Kyle, Shelton said Friday that McNccse had followed him outside Yoevonne's Cafe on the Lake Jackson-Clute road for a talk. Witnesses told Sheriff's officers that Shelton was seated in his automobile and McNoese was standing near the car door talking with Shelton when the first shot rung out. The witnesses said McNccsu staggered and turned when a second shot was fired. Shelton, in his statement, told officers that he shot McNeesu with a German Luger. Tho second bullet punctured McNcesc's left lung, entering only four inches from his heart. The first shot merely grazed his left arm pit. Shelton, recently divorced and the father of seven children, was charged before Velasco Justice of the Peace George Brock, with assault wilb intent to murder. Freeport Police Nab Houston Car Thief Freeport police today arc holding a 22 year-old man for the auto theft division of the Houston police department. The 22 year-old former Hilands resident was captured here Monday after he was seen abandoning a 1950 two-toned Huick in the 200 block of Cedar. A witness became

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  1. The Freeport Facts,
  2. 07 Jul 1953, Tue,
  3. Page 1

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