Deputies responded to the scene of a shooting Thursday on Leonard Road, according to the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office.
The father shot the son in the leg with a .22-caliber rifle during a dispute, authorities said.
The son refused treatment and signed a complaint withdrawal stating he would not testify as the victim in the incident.
The injuries are non-life threatening.
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