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Father fatally shot son during domestic dispute at Baton Rouge home

4 months 5 days 6 hours ago Tuesday, January 18 2022 Jan 18, 2022 January 18, 2022 10:12 AM January 18, 2022 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - A domestic dispute between a father and son led to a deadly shooting at an East Baton Rouge home on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Authorities responded to a call for help after a man was shot by his father around 4:45 p.m. on Kleinpeter Road.

The sheriff's office told WBRZ the son, identified as 36-year-old Charles Wyble, threatened to harm himself and others while holding a firearm. Wyble was shot during the confrontation with his father and later taken to a hospital.

Officials initially said he was expected to survive, though he later died at the hospital while undergoing surgery.

There are no charges at this time. 

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