Man shoots brother do death at family gathering in NE Houston


A man died after he was shot by his brother during a family gathering at a home in northeast Houston late Friday night, police said.

The shooting was reported about 9:30 p.m. at a home in the 8600 block of Valley Meadow near Valley Wind.

Houston police said they were called to the home after someone reported that James M. Stegall had been shot in the head. Stegall, 37, was dead inside the home when officers arrived.

Jeffery Michael Stegall, 35, has been charged with murder.

He was arrested on Aug. 26 without incident.