Fight between brother-in-laws turns deadly, suspect arrested for murder, cops say

fight between brother in laws turns deadly suspect arrested for murder
Source: Mega

Jul. 14 2021, Published 11:31 a.m. ET

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A dispute between brother-in-laws in Texas ended with gunfire and one man charged with murder, police said.

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Around 2:15 a.m. July 11, Grand Prairie police said officers responded to a shooting and found a man lying in a parking lot with a gunshot wound.

According to authorities, Sherman Martin Jr., 26, was pronounced dead at the scene.

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The suspected shooter, Dakevion Woods, 21, was found nearby and arrested without incident, NBC DFW reported.

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Officials said Woods and Martin Jr. are brother-in-laws and were involved in a fight before Woods shot Martin Jr.

Woods was charged with murder in the death of his brother-in-law and is currently being held in a local jail, authorities said.

Police have said the case remains under investigation.


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