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Charges are pending against a Benton man taken into custody Tuesday evening by Mono County Sheriffâ€™s deputies following what the department describes as a possible suicide attempt.
Sheriffâ€™s dispatch received a 911 call around 6:45 p.m. Tuesday regarding a shooting at the Mammoth Lakes Fish Hatchery, or Hot Creek Hatchery.
Deputies responded along with the California Highway Patrol, Mammoth Lakes Police Department, Mono County Paramedics and Long Valley Fire Department.
(Read more in the Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013 edition of The Inyo Register.)