Father accused of killing son in northwest Fresno to appear in court today

Fresno, Calif. (KFSN) — A father accused of shooting and killing his son is scheduled to face a judge.

Arrangement is set for 8:30 a.m. Monday morning for William Wright Senior in Fresno County Superior Court.

Last week, he was charged with one count of murder.

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Police say Wright Senior shot his son, William Wright Junior, in the chest last Wednesday after an argument at a home in northwest Fresno.

Wright Junior was rushed to the hospital, where he died.

Wright Junior was a correctional officer in Chowchilla and was also a football coach at Reedley College and College of the Sequoias.

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