House Arrest Sentence Handed Down In Chuckey Assault Case

(GREENEVILLE) — It’s five years of house arrest for a Chuckey man found guilty in September of aggravated assault.

Prosecutors say Roger Burgner shot his neighbor, Ray Estepp in the head as the two faced each other at their fence line in the 200 block of Fishpond Road last year.

Burgner testifed that Estepp physically abused his daughter and he hit Burgner in the face which Estepp denied.

Estepp recovered from the gunshot wound after being hospitalized for months.