HERNANDO COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – A Hernando County man is accused of killing his own grandfather.
Deputies say, Timothy Gaffney, 20 shot his grandfather Thursday morning around 8 a.m.
Following the incident, Dana Gaffney Sr. was transported to a nearby trauma center where he later died to his injuries.
Timothy Gaffney was located a few hours, a short distance from where the shooting occurred following a short chase.
Timothy Gaffney currently faces charges of second-degree murder with a firearm, aggravated assault with a firearm, and possession of a firearm by a felon.
Details surrounding and leading up to the shooting remain under investigation. Timothy Gaffney is being held without bond.