FRESNO (AP) — Authorities say a Fresno teen fatally shot his father after an argument between his parents turned violent.
The Fresno Bee reports Fresno County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Tony Botti says the teen is being questioned but will not face charges in the Saturday afternoon shooting at this time.READ MORE: Armed Bike Thieves Targeting Cyclists in the East Bay Hills
Deputies arrived at 4:30 p.m. to a home and found the 54-year-old man dead.READ MORE: COVID Vaccines: Contra Costa Drop-In Sites End Frustration Among Those Struggling To Find Appointments
Botti says the teen and his parents were coming home from a family gathering when the argument started.
The father had been drinking and allegedly began choking his 49-year-old wife at the home. Botti says the boy then shot the father, and called police.MORE NEWS: COVID Reopening: San Francisco Allows For Small Indoor Gatherings Among Fully Vaccinated
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