Attempted Murder Charge
According to Calhoun County Sheriff Larry Amerson, a man shot his ex-girlfriend’s new boyfriend and even texted the victim messages expressing his intention to take his life. The crime took place in White Plains where the victim’s girlfriend has a home. Amerson says the suspect broke into the ex-girlfriend’s home, attacked the victim, and then shot him in the shoulder. The suspect is charged with attempted murder and burglary in the first degree. The victim was taken to a local hospital’s E-R where he was treated. According to officials, he is expected to recover.