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One person shot in Beech Island

Monday, May 7, 2012 9:38 PM
Last updated 11:04 PM
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A man is in the hospital after being shot in the leg by his stepfather at their Beech Island residence Monday night, authorities said.

Around 8 p.m. Aiken County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 700 block of Beech Island Avenue in response to gunfire.

Deputies were told a stepfather and son had gotten in an argument that escalated. The wounded man’s mother drove him to the Medical College of Georgia Hospital with non-life threatening injuries, Capt. Troy Elwell said.

The stepfather was arrested. No names have been released.

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RoadkiII
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RoadkiII 05/08/12 - 09:30 am
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Why didn't they arrest the

Why didn't they arrest the gun that got up and shot the young man all by itself? And word in the street is a knife was an accomplice. It should be arrested too.

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scgator 05/08/12 - 05:18 pm
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sorry about the errors

sorry about the errors slurpy; I have had two strokes within the last year, so things get a little cloudy now and then. Thanks for correcting me though.

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