Man shoots and kills his friend for being kind and paying his restaurant bill

Idris Alakus shooting Hasan Erdemir 
By: Chan Yuan

A man was arrested on a charge of murder after allegedly shooting his friend for doing him a favor and paying his restaurant bill, police in Turkey said.

Istanbul police have arrested Idris Alakus, after being accused of shooting Hasan Erdemir, as well as two other people who were with the friend.

Alakus was charged with one count of murder and two counts of attempted murder. According to the police investigation, on Monday, Alakus and Erdemir ate a meal at a restaurant.

When they finished eating, the two began to argue about who should pay the bill, but Erdemir later decided to pay the full balance.

Moments later, Alakus left the restaurant and came back with a gun. He first shot Erdemir, and then the two others who were sitting at the table with him.

Erdemir was rushed to a nearby hospital, where he died of his wounds. The others suffered non-life threatening injuries.