CARSON, Calif. (KABC) --Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department homicide detectives were investigating a father suspected of fatally shooting his son after an argument in Carson.
Around 6 p.m. Saturday, authorities received reports of a shooting in the 17400 block of Prondall Court. Detectives learned that the victim, identified as 18-year-old Jiovanni Lyiscott, was in his bedroom when he and his father began arguing.
During the argument, authorities said the father pulled out a gun and the pair struggled over the firearm. One round was fired and the victim was hit.
He was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The victim's 53-year-old father, Anderson Lyiscott, was arrested and booked on suspicion of murder.
The investigation was ongoing.