GRAHAM, N.C. — A 17-year-old boy is facing a felony charge after his step-sister was found unconscious, according to the Alamance County Sheriff’s Office.
On Monday, deputies responded to a domestic disturbance at 7189 Old Plantation Drive in Graham.
At the scene, they found a female victim lying on the front yard. She was unconscious but still breathing.
Witnesses told deputies that Christopher Vincent Troy Casey, 17, of Graham, was in a fight with his step-sister when she suffered a head injury.
When deputies arrived, the teenager allegedly ran from the scene.
They found Casey in a wooded area nearby.
Casey was arrested and charged with felony assault inflicting serious bodily injury, misdemeanor assault in the presence of a minor and misdemeanor resisting, delaying or obstructing an officer.
He received a $15,000 secured bond.
Deputies say additional charges are possible.