Man being charged after shooting his son on Saturday

Deputies responded to a call about a shooting on Saturday. The deputies reported to the 500 block of Center Point road. The shooting was a result of a domestic dispute between the father and son, during which Richard A. Buffton (49) shot his 27 year old son.

Asked abut the incident, assistant Chief Dave Bryan said: “His son was shot through his hand and into his leg, the shot broke his leg.”

The son was airlifted to a hospital where he is now recovering from his injuries.

Buffton is being held at the Montgomery County Detention Facility under a $50,000 bond.



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