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Clarksville man shot over household chores, say police


A man was shot Monday night after getting into an argument for not helping with chores around the house, according to Clarksville police.

Around 9 p.m., officers responded to multiple calls of shots fired an apartment building on Memorial Drive.

When officers arrived they found Anthony Rhodes, 42, had been shot in the neck inside an apartment. He was transported to Gateway Medical Center by ambulance, treated and released.

Investigators determined Rhodes got into an altercation with a man identified as 22-year-old Henry Shannon.

The argument stemmed from Rhodes not helping around the apartment. Rhodes is the boyfriend of Shannon's mother and lives at the apartment with her.

At some point during the altercation, Rhodes had been shot by Shannon. Witnesses heard the gunshot and saw Shannon holding a gun.

Police said a 2-year-old child was inside the residence when the shooting occurred. Shannon is being sought by police on aggravated assault charges.

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