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Carter County man allegedly accuses man of stealing, shoots at him

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David Thompson (Source: Carter County Sheriff's Office) David Thompson (Source: Carter County Sheriff's Office)
CARTER COUNTY, TN (WJHL) -

David Thompson, 58, 794 Buck Mountain Road, Buck Mountain, was charged with attempted second-degree murder this past Thursday.

Carter County Sheriff’s Office Capt. Jeff Markland said Thompson accused a man of breaking into his home and stealing property.

Thompson went to 1069 Buck Mountain Road and fired one shell from a single-barrel shotgun toward the man he had accused.

Thompson was being held on $50,000 bond in the Carter County Jail.

A July 15 court date was set for Thompson.

The alleged burglary is still under investigation.

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