DOTHAN, Ala. (AP) - A verbal spat over a cup of coffee led a man to shoot a female acquaintance.
The Houston County sheriff's office said it happened Tuesday morning at a residence between Ashford and Cottonwood.
Deputies said 76-year-old Calvin Blair was taken into custody without incident.
He was charged with attempted murder.
The female victim, whose name was withheld, suffered a minor wound to her head.
Its unclear what started the dispute. Blair was taken to the county jail with bond set at $10,000.
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