HOUSTON (KTRK) -- Charges have been filed against a man accused of killing his own brother in the victim's bed.
Authorities were called to the home in the 16100 block of Lazy Ridge Drive at about 12:40pm Sunday. Damien Petty, 35, was found dead in his bed, with blunt force head trauma.
During their investigation, Houston police officers located Damien's brother Donald Petty, they say, with a hammer in his waistband. Donald Petty, 36, was charged with murder, taken into custody and booked into the Fort Bend County jail.
Man accused of killing his brother in his bed in southwest Houston