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Man accused of shooting brother in Perry County

HAZARD, KY (AP) - Kentucky State Police have charged an eastern Kentucky man in the fatal shooting of his brother.

Authorities said 45-year-old Richard Earl Barger was pronounced dead at a residence in Perry County Monday afternoon.

The victim's 49-year-old brother Eugene Bradley Barger was arrested and charged with murder.

Police said the brothers were arguing when a handgun was drawn and Richard Barger was fatally shot.

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