Southside argument turns deadly

Michael Lee King, 50, Bayou Body Count No. 264

An argument on the south side turned into murder Friday evening, Houston police say.

Michael Lee King, 50, was sitting in his truck in the 7700 block of Crestmont about 7 p.m. when he began arguing with Wilfred Jones, 57, police said.

"The argument then escalated into a physical confrontation, during which Jones shot King," HPD says.

Jones was taken into custody without incident and has been charged with murder, police say.

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