Deputies and Junction City Police officers say they were called to a home in the 29000 block of David Lane in Junction City late Friday night.
They say 81-year-old Billy Thomas House called 9-1-1 to report he shot his son, 37-year-old Billy Ray House, during a physical confrontation at the residence they both lived at. Deputies say Billy Ray House was taken to Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend where he later died.
Detectives have started an investigation. Deputies say Billy Thomas House was interviewed and later released.
The sheriff’s office is continuing the investigation.