Police: Adult son shoots dad after argument

- A late night argument between a father and son ended in a deadly shooting, according to police.

DeKalb County police arrived at a home in the 700 block of Weatherborn Place after 11 p.m. Wednesday. They found a 53-year man dead from apparent gunshot wounds. Investigators said the victim was killed by his 30-year-old son, who has been taken in for questioning.

So far no charges have been filed.

Detectives said there were six or seven people in the home when the shooting took place, and that both the son and father were armed.

No word as to what triggered the fight, but police said there was a family gathering going on at the time. 

The names of both the father and son haven't been released.

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