PAULDING COUNTY, Ga. -- Richard Crankshaw was flown to an Atlanta hospital with serious injuriesafter being shot in the face during a Domestic Disputeon Saturday evening.
According to the Paulding County Sheriff's office, Crankshaw, 33tried to intervenea dispute between Michael Elliot Cash, 35, and a female, name unknown. The two men began to fight, and Cash shot Crankshaw in the face with a handgun.
Deputies hadresponded to the Domestic Dispute around 8:40 p.m.,on Trailwood Gap in Douglasville, Ga. When they arrived,deputies were able to get details of whathappened and immediately arrested Cash.
Cash is charged with Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon, Aggravated Assault, Aggravated Battery and Possession of Marijuana LessThan One Ounce.
Investigators are still looking into the Dispute and shooting. Anyone with information regarding these crimesis asked to call Criminal Investigations at (770) 443-3015.