Pike County man accused in brother's slaying
DELIGHT, Ark. (AP) - Pike County authorities say one man is dead and his brother has been charged in the slaying.
Sheriff's officials say they were called to a home in Delight to investigate a report Monday night that a man appeared to be dead.
Investigators found 53-year-old David Dowdle of Delight dead from a gunshot from a .22-caliber pistol.
The Texarkana Gazette reports (http://is.gd/NGpXhZ ) that 46-year-old Danny Dowdle, also of Delight, told investigators that he intentionally shot his brother in the head.
After a Wednesday court appearance, Danny Dowdle was ordered held on $100,000 bond at the Pike County Jail in Murfreesboro.
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