Thursday, 27 December 2007 20:45
An argument over a cell phone turned violent Wednesday,
according to Hickory Police.
62-year-old Albert Junior White is alleged to have
shot 47-year-old Keith Eugene Smith in the upper leg with a handgun. The two
men were at a residence with friends when witnesses say they began fighting
over a cell phone. Police say alcohol involvement was likely.
White has been charged with assault with a deadly
weapon with intent to kill and is being held on a $15,000 secured bond.
47-year-old Keith Eugene Smith is in fair condition at Carolinas Medical