Police in Honea Path say a former officer has been charged
in an attempted murder that happened Sunday evening.
Dusty Ashley, 51, is charged with attempted murder and
possession of a weapon during a violent crime.
Investigators say they were called to Chiquola Avenue in
Honea Path where they found a man who was shot in the side.
He was taken to the hospital. That's when police got a call from Ashley,
saying he wanted to talk to them.
Ashley was taken into custody and charged as a result.
The investigation continues.
The condition of the victim is unknown at this time.
Police say Ashley did work at the Honea Path Police Department
in the late 1980s, as well as other agencies in the Upstate.
A sign meant to make people think also got people talking in the Town of Blacksburg.
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