Lafayette man arrested after weekend shooting

CHAMBERS COUNTY, AL (WTVM) - A 70-year-old Lafayette man was arrested on Saturday, May 31 in connection to the assault of an unidentified man, police report.

Charles Eugene King was charged with first degree assault after a shooting occurred on County Road 164 in Chambers County. When deputies responded to the shooting, they found a man in the Buffalo Community suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was transported to East Alabama Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

King remains in custody at the Chambers County Detention Facility.

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