Shooting Leaves 1 Man In Hospital
Last updated 7/12/2021 at 10:41am
One Transylvania County man remained in Mission Hospital as of this morning after a domestic dispute led to a shooting in the Cathey’s Creek area Thursday morning, and no charges are being sought against the shooter.
Around 7 a.m., Billy Jack Gage III (BJ) was shot in the abdomen by his father, Billy Jack Gage Jr., according to the Transylvania County Sheriff’s Office (TCSO).
Deputies were dis-patched to Stamey Creek Road at 7:25 a.m. in reference to a gunshot wound after a witness, who was in the home at the time of the shooting, called 911.
According to the TCSO, investigators beli...