CBS 11 Header TXA 21 Header MeTV Header KRLD Header The Fan Header
CBS DFW WEATHER APP: iPhone App Store | Android App Coming Soon | More Information

Local

Murder Suspect Found Dead In Denison Home

View Comments

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

From Our CBS Music Web Sites

454116976 Murder Suspect Found Dead In Denison HomeKe$sha's Scandalous Pre-VMA Selfie

452359772 10 Murder Suspect Found Dead In Denison HomeBikini Model Pictures

 alt=New Survivor Cast Photos

453947324 Murder Suspect Found Dead In Denison HomeIce Bucket Challenge Fail

 alt=Musicians Then And Now

cowb thumb Murder Suspect Found Dead In Denison HomeCowboys Cheerleaders

DENISON (AP) - Investigators say a homeowner accused in a fatal shooting near a North Texas golf course has been found dead on the eve of his murder trial.

The Grayson County Sheriff’s Office says the body of 53-year-old Robert McInchak was located Sunday night at his home in Denison.

Sgt. Rickey Wheeler says McInchak died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. An autopsy has been ordered in Dallas.

McInchak had faced trial Monday over the April 2011 death of 58-year-old Shellman Smith Jr. of Denison.

Authorities say Smith’s dog was shot by McInchak after the pet allegedly wandered into the man’s yard near the Denison Country Club.

Investigators say Smith left the course to see what happened and was fatally shot during a confrontation on McInchak’s property.

The dog survived.

(© Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Also Check Out:

View Comments