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      Police say argument over woman led to West Point shooting

      28-year-old Cedric Guthrie Cook

      A Champaign, Illinois man is behind bars in Lee County after authorities say he shot another man near West Point, Iowa Monday morning.

      A news release from the Lee County Sheriff's office accuses 28-year-old Cedric Guthrie Cook of shooting 23-year-old Shawn Casey Fox of Beardstown in the chest.

      The sheriff's office says the shooting happened at a campground area after an argument over a woman.

      Fox was taken to the Ft. Madison Community Hospital where he was treated and released.

      Cook was charged with attempted murder.

      He's in the Lee County Jail.