CHAMPAIGN -- Police are charging a man for beating his father over a remote control. 40-year old Troy Humphrey is charged with felony aggravated battery to a senior citizen.
Humphrey's 68-year old father was visiting from Michigan. The two got into a fight over the remote. That's when authorities say Humphrey pushed his father out of his home.
His father then shot him in the shoulder in self-defense. The gunshot wasn't life-threatening. Humphrey's dad is not being charged.
CHAMPAIGN -- Police are investigating why a father shot his son. Early Saturday morning, in the 700-block of Tawney Court, officers responded to a shooting. A 68-year old father shot his 40-year old son during an argument.
Police believe the father may have been defending himself. The victim was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. No arrests have been made.
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