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Teenager beats his uncle to death outside Texas nightclub, authorities say

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Jul. 19 2021, Published 2:43 p.m. ET

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A teenager is accused of fatally assaulting his uncle in a fight outside a Texas nightclub after an evening out, authorities said.

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Employees at the club, Heart, told police that on July 17, Camron Arquon Ellis, 18, and 51-year-old James Glover were at the Houston establishment together before leaving around 2:20 a.m., KTRK-TV reported.

Around 20 minutes later, surveillance video obtained by the station allegedly shows Glover pulling the teenager from an Uber and hitting him over the head with an object.

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Ellis managed to get control over Glover and allegedly proceeded to knock him to the ground and hit his head with a bottle, a closed fist and his foot.

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“The victim had suffered apparent head trauma and was transported to St. Joseph Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased a short time later,” officials said.

Ellis now faces a murder charge.

Ellis was serving as the caregiver of his elder relative, a veteran who allegedly suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder and alcoholism, reported KTRK-TV, citing court documents.


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