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At approximately 7:42pm, the Hillsdale County Sheriff’s Department was dispatched to 314 Fairview Avenue, Camden Village for a report of a man shot by a pellet gun.

The investigation reveals that Robert Harold Laroe, age 46, of 314 Fairview Ave., Camden, MI and Robert John Vandeusen, age 56, of 315 Fairview Ave., Camden, Michigan were involved in an altercation involving Laroes dog.

Investigation reveals that during the altercation Vandeusen fired a pellet gun and struck Laroe in the abdomen.

Both subjects were transported to the Hillsdale Hospital for injuries sustained during the altercation.

Vandeusen was lodged at the Hillsdale County Jail for assault with intent to commit great bodily harm less than murder and also a warrant for possession of marijuana.

Deputies were assisted on scene by Reading Police Department.

The incident remains under investigation.