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Motel worker wounded in shooting

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Eric Preher (Source: Clark County Jail) Eric Preher (Source: Clark County Jail)
The Pyramid Village Motel The Pyramid Village Motel

CLARKSVILLE, IN (WAVE) – A southern Indiana motel employee is recovering after being shot Monday night during an altercation. 

The shooting happened around 9:30 p.m. at the Pyramid Village Motel in the 5100 block of Highway 31E in Clarksville.

According to Clarksville Police, a woman staying there told the manager she was having trouble with an ex-boyfriend. The ex-boyfriend, Eric Preher, showed up at the hotel and got into a fight with the woman.

An employee stepped in and police say Preher, 26, shot him in the leg.

The victim is in the hospital and reported to be in fair condition.

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