CANTON, Ga. -- One man is in the hospital and his brother-in-law is in custody after a shooting in Canton Wednesday afternoon.

The shooting happened at around 2:20 p.m. on Lakeview Road, according to Canton Police Ofc. Pacer Cordry.

The victim, 30-year-old Hector Hernandez, was shot in the chest and taken to WellStar Kennestone Hospital, where he remains in stable condition Thursday, Cordry said.

Cordry said Hernandez was shot by his brother-in-law, 32-year-old Heriberto Munoz-Juarez, after the two got into an argument.

Munoz-Juarez was arrested at his Canton home Thursday morning.

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