Man Tried To Kill Son

(BLOUNTVILLE) – A man faces attempted murder charges after he tried to attack his son with a chainsaw…Jim O’Reilly reports…

We are now just learning about the June 28th incident at a home on Highway 421 in Bristol. Investigators say Douglas Ferguson tried to attack his son with a chainsaw while the son was mowing the yard. The son defended himself by running over the 76 year old Ferguson with the lawn mower. Ferguson was arrested Tuesday, this after healing from his injuries from the lawnmower.