Aiken County father arrested for attempted murder of his son

Aiken County father arrested for attempted murder of his son
Jeffrey Lacey, 60, arrested on attempted murder charges

NORTH AUGUSTA, SC (WFXG) - A father is arrested on attempted murder charges after an argument with his son leads to shots fired. That’s according to the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies arrested 60 year-old Jeffrey Lacey after his son said the verbal argument escalated to violence.

The sheriff’s office said authorities found the victim with injury to his head and a gunshot wound to his hand Tuesday night. The shooting happened on the 700 block of Five Notch Road in North Augusta.

Deputies said the victim was taken to the hospital in stable condition.

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