Police: Fresno man shoots brother during fight

Daniel Rice faces two aggravated assault charges and is being held without bond in the Fort Bend County Jail.
February 22, 2013 1:12:19 PM PST
In Fresno, police say a fight between siblings Thursday night led to a shooting.

At about 8pm, Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office deputies were called to an incident in the 1700 block of Avenue A in Fresno concerning a gunshot. Upon arrival, deputies found the victim in the driveway with a gunshot wound to the abdomen. Fort Bend County EMS arrived, stabilized the victim and transported the 44-year-old man to a site where LifeFlight could pick him up. LifeFlight transported the victim, who is the suspect's brother, to Memorial Hermann Hospital - The Medical Center.

Daniel Rice, 25, of Fresno was tracked to a residence in the 4400 block of Clover Street in Houston, and he was detained with assistance from the Houston Police Department.

Detectives learned that the two brothers began to argue and Daniel Rice shot his brother with a shotgun.

Daniel Rice faces two aggravated assault charges and is being held without bond in the Fort Bend County Jail. He is scheduled to see a magistrate Saturday.
___________________________________________________________

Take ABC13 with you!
Download our free apps for iPhone, iPad, Android and Blackberry devices


Load Comments