Teen charged in Aiken Co. home burglary

Teen charged in Aiken Co. home burglary

A 17-year-old man is behind bars after deputies say he broke into an Aiken County home on Christmas Eve morning.

Jamal Richardson is facing multiple charges, including attempted murder, first-degree burglary and possession of a weapon during a violent crime, according to the Aiken County Sheriff's Office.

Richardson and another unidentified person broke into a home in the 900 block of Mockingbird Lane around 8 a.m., demanding money and drugs.

A victim was shot in the face and was transported to Georgia Regents Medical Center. The victim was in stable condition on the day of the incident.

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