Father arrested in shooting death of son
CITRUS HEIGHTS, CA – The father of a man who was shot and killed after a family dispute in Citrus Heights on Friday has been arrested for the murder of his son.
According to Citrus Heights Police, officers were called out to the 7600 block of Kensington Drive at approximately 8:30 p.m. Friday after reports of a shooting.
Officers responded to 7613 Kensington Drive and discovered 27-year-old Daniel A. Rexius suffering from a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Investigators believe the shooting was a result of an argument between Daniel father, 62-year-old Peter Rexius. Peter was taken into custody without incident.
According to real estate listings the home is owned by Peter.
Father and son fight:
In 2007 police were called to a residence in Citrus Heights after Daniel and his dad got into a fight. It’s unknown if charges were filed against either one.
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