Man charged with fatally shooting father

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DUNDALK, Md. (AP) — Baltimore County Police have charged a teenager with fatally shooting his father in their Dundalk home.

Eighteen-year-old Richard J. Washington has been charged with first-degree murder in the shooting of his father, 52-year-old Richard Anthony Washington.

Police say the younger Washington shot his father with a large-caliber firearm Thursday afternoon during an argument. Richard Anthony Washington was pronounced dead at a local hospital.

Richard J. Washington is being held without bail.

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