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Posted: Tuesday, November 12, 2013 2:27 pm | Updated: 4:52 pm, Tue Nov 12, 2013.

DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. (WAAY) - DeKalb County Sheriff investigators are looking for a man in connection with a shooting in the town of Dawson.

Details are limited.

DeKalb County Sheriff Jimmy Harris says his office got a call Tuesday morning about a man who had been shot.

Once investigators arrived to the scene, they found a man in a car in a field that had been shot in the neck.

Before the man was airlifted to a hospital, he told deputies that he had gotten into a fight with another man when the man pulled a rifle and shot him.

Currently, authorities are searching for Travis Townsend in connection with the shooting.

We have a crew on the scene and will much more on waaytv.com and WAAY 31 First news at 5.

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