POPLAR GROVE — A Poplar Grove man is in custody on charges that he fatally shot his father on Monday, Boone County sheriff’s police said.
Adebayo Adeniyi, 23, is charged with one count of aggravated battery with a firearm. The investigation is ongoing and additional charges are likely, police said.
Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of shots fired Monday afternoon at a house in the 300 block of Cress Creek Trail.
Deputies found Olumuyiwa Adeniyi, 45, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was transported to a Javon Bea Hospital-Riverside, where he later died.
Adebayo Adeniyi was booked into the Boone County Jail.
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