Man accused of shooting father with shotgun


BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — Deputies with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a family fight that turned into a shooting.

Deputies said the incident happened yesterday at around 4:30 p.m. in the 2500 block of Stout Road in Ash. Deputies said Michael Ray McKeithan, 46, shot at his father with a 12-gauge shotgun. They said the man was airlifted to New Hanover Regional Medical Center with an injury to the head. His condition is not known, but the last report was that he was stable.

McKeithan was placed in jail under a $150,000 bond.

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