Terry Alton Moore

Pickens, SC (FOX Carolina) - Deputies with the Pickens County Sheriff's Office has charged a suspect after a man was shot in the leg on Thursday. 

Deputies say that they received a call around 9 a.m. stating that the victim was shot following a verbal argument involving multiple adults at a mobile home along Dublin Lane. 

The sheriff's office says the argument escalated and a man was shot by a single barrel shotgun that was recovered at the scene. 

The 38-year-old victim is being treated at a local hospital. 

After investigation, detectives charged 61-year-old Terry Alton Moore with attempted murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime. 

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