SCOTT COUNTY, In. (WAVE) - A Scott County, Indiana father has been charged in connection to his son’s shooting.
Jeff Abbott, 47, of Lexington, Indiana, got into a fight with his son in a home at 6999 East State Road 356 on Saturday, according to the Scott County Sheriff’s Office.
The victim showed up at Scott Memorial Hospital with a gunshot wound and was later transported to UofL Hospital, but he’s expected to recover.
Abbott is charged with Criminal Recklessness and Domestic Battery by Means of Deadly Weapon.