25-year-old Eddie Ezelle Hinton of Orange has been charged with aggravated assault in connection with a shooting Sunday night at the James Zay Roberts Apartments on Burton Avenue. Bond has been set at $100,000.
The 30-year-old victim Tuesday is recovering from surgery at a Beaumont hospital.
Orange Detective Captain Robert Enmon said the victim had three bullet wounds from a handgun. One was in his lower right leg, another in the right thigh, and one in his right arm.
Enmon said the victim and a man had an on-going argument and had previously been in a physical fight.
Police were called at 8:30 Sunday night to the apartments at 610 Burton Avenue. Enmon said the victim lived at the complex.
-Margaret Toal, KOGT-