Morganton man accused of shooting, killing son

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Tony Jerome Odum (Father)

A father is responsible for the murder of his own son, Morganton Public Safety officials say.

Just before 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, shots were reportedly fired on Ross St. A 27-year-old was found with a gunshot wound at a home and taken the hospital where he died.

Officials say domestic violence situations had occurred at the home prior to the incident, and police are investigating the man's death as a homicide. 

No other information is available at this time.