DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – A man was charged with murder after killing a 74-year-old man in a home in Dallas Friday morning, police say.
Dallas police responded to Bonnie View Road around 4 a.m. after a 911 caller described a fight between 74-year-old Marvin Patterson and 45-year-old Derrell Davis.READ MORE: Police: Dallas Officer Arrested, Charged With Driving While Intoxicated
Police said they found Davis, who admitted to being involved in a fight, at the front door of the house.READ MORE: US Border Agents Receiving Help On Custody Work, Returning To Field
When officers entered the house, they said they found Patterson dead from homicidal violence.
Davis and witnesses were taken to Dallas Police Headquarters to be interviewed. Davis agreed to speak with detectives and admitted his role in the offense.MORE NEWS: US Ramps Up Plan To Expel Thousands Of Haitian Migrants Gathered In Texas
He was charged with murder and arrested.