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Man shot in thigh during dispute

by The Indiana Gazette on October 24, 2013 11:00 AM

CHERRYHILL TOWNSHIP — A Penn Run area man was jailed overnight to await court action on attempted homicide and related charges connected to a shooting late Wednesday afternoon.

Kenneth Lobur, 50, is accused of shooting Kevin Swegles’ thigh during a domestic dispute at 162 Jacobs Lane.

Swegles, 57, was treated at the Indiana Regional Medical Center emergency department then was released, a hospital spokeswoman said this morning.

State police at Indiana reported Kenneth Lobur first fought with John Lobur Jr., 53, about 5:15 p.m. and cut his head, then Kenneth Lobur drew a .22-caliber revolver and fired several shots at Swegles.

Troopers arrested Lobur at the scene, according to a report.

He was expected to be taken to Homer City district court for preliminary arraignment this morning.

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