Shooting at VICK RUSSEL LANE on 07/07/2023 12:00 AM

Type: Shooting

Date: 07/07/2023 12:00 AM

Description: The Polk County Sheriff’s Office said a man has been arrested for a shooting and killing a horse on Wednesday. According to the sheriff’s office, deputies were called to an altercation involving gunfire on Vick Russel Lane. Upon arrival, officials found several people on the property and determined that a dispute occurred between a father and a son. Deputies said the dispute led to the father firing a gun and killing the horse that his son had been riding. The horse sadly passed away. 75-year-old John Victor Russell was charged with assault on a person with a deadly weapon and the intent to kill and felony animal cruelty causing the death of an animal.

Address: VICK RUSSEL LANE, Polk County, NC

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