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Fight over video game turns violent

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Houma, La. – Police say a fight over a video game turned two best friends on one another.

Officers say Patrick Cloud and William Lirette got into an argument that turned physical.

Investigators say Cloud punched and kicked Lirette in the face.

In return, they say Lirette retrieved a gun from his residence, pointed it at Cloud and then fired a shot into the ground.

Police arrested them both.

They booked Lirette with illegal use of a weapon and aggravated assault.

Cloud is booked with second degree battery.

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