1 injured, 1 in custody in Lacey shooting

1 injured, 1 in custody in Lacey shooting
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LACEY, Wash. — A man suspected of shooting his father was arrested Sunday in Lacey, police said.

Officers were called at about 5:45 p.m. to the 5600 block of 45th Avenue Southeast, where they found a man in his 50s with a gunshot wound to the face.

Police said the victim was taken to the hospital, had surgery and is now in stable condition.

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The shooting is believed to have started with some type of disturbance between the father and his son at the home. Police said they recovered a gun believed to have been used in the shooting.

The suspect, who is in his 30s, was booked into the Thurston County Jail for first-degree assault.

The investigation remains ongoing.