- Associated Press - Saturday, September 23, 2017

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - A Lafayette man is in custody after a domestic dispute turned deadly.

Twenty-five-year-old Damarkus Adams is accused of fatally shooting his father, 48-year-old John Adams, during an altercation.

KATC-TV reports Lafayette police responded to a residence. in reference to a shooting at 10:15 p.m. Friday. Upon arrival, officers discovered the elder Adams dead inside the home from an apparent gunshot wound.

Damarkus Adams was arrested on a charge of second-degree murder. Jail records did not show if he’s represented by an attorney.

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Information from: KATC-TV, https://katc.com

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