Man in hospital after cousin shoots him in the face

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HOUSTON - A man is in the hospital after his cousin shot him in the face.

It happened in the 11000 block of Lafferty Oaks in the North Shore neighborhood in northeast Houston. Police say a 42-year-old man shot his 40-year-old cousin in the face with a shotgun.

The shooting victim is in surgery at Ben Taub Hospital.

The shooter is in custody.

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