Domestic dispute sends man to hospital

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Pender County, NC(WECT)-  A man is in the hospital after getting shot by his ex-wife's boyfriend.

Authorities say the shooting happened Saturday afternoon inside a home off of Kel Ash Road, in the Little Kelly Community near Rocky Point.

Allegedly the woman's ex-husband kicked down the front door of the house and once inside, he threatened the woman's boyfriend.

Shortly after, the ex-husband got shot.  He was sent to New Hanover Regional Medical Center and is expected to be ok.

No word yet if any charges will be filed.

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