Father Shoots His Son in Leg; Deputies Respond

At 6:38 p.m. Sergeant B.A. Pickens, of the Wood County Sheriff Office, said he along with other deputies responded to 485 Whispering Pines Road in Davisville.

What was dispatched as a domestic dispute between a father and a son, who doesn't live at the residence, quickly upgraded to shots fired.

Deputies responded finding that the son who was shot had fled the scene. Deputies found him at a nearby residence.

He sustained a gunshot to the left thigh along with two cuts on top of his head. The son is being treated at Camden Clark Medical Center. No word of the fathers injuries. The gunshot appears to have come from a small caliber weapon.

Deputies are still conducting interviews as the incident remains under investigation.


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