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24-year-old man shoots his brother in the stomach after fighting over $2 debt

By Mason White 10:50 AM September 10, 2014
Cardarrio Watson 

By: Hydar Tomar
A man was arrested on charges of assault after allegedly shooting his brother over a $2 debt, police in Louisiana said.

Caddo Parish Police said that they arrested 24-year-old Cardarrio Watson, after being accused of shooting his brother in the stomach on Monday.

Police were called to Watson’s home shortly before 12:00 p.m., where they found 28-year-old LaMichael Watson, suffering from a gunshot wound in the stomach.

According to the police investigation, the two brothers argued over $2 before the disagreement turned violent.

Cardarrio Watson fled the apartment after the shooting and was captured by police about half an hour later in a wooded area.

Cardarrio Watson was booked into the Caddo Correctional Center, and was charged with aggravated battery. LaMichael Watson was taken to University Health hospital, where he was treated for non-life threatening injuries.