Holmes County man reportedly shoots son twice

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Updated: Jun. 7, 2021 at 9:21 AM CDT
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DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) - A Holmes County man reportedly shot his son twice after a fight over car keys and prescription drugs.

Bonifay Police responded to the shooting Saturday morning around 10:30 AM at the Judy Lucas Apartment Complex.

Officers say, Daniel Earl Harrell, age 29, of Bonifay was shot twice. Once to the abdomen and once in the torso. Holmes County EMS arrived and began administering medical treatment. Harrell was life-flighted to a local hospital.

Investigators say the shooting happened after a fight between Harrell and his father. The father alleges he was assaulted by Harrell in an attempt to take car keys and prescription medication.

Charges are pending review of the case by the 14th Judicial State Attorney’s Office.

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