Man indicted in deadly shooting outside Bossier City pawn shop

Man indicted in deadly shooting outside Bossier City pawn shop
Colton Matthews, 24. (Source: BCPD)

BOSSIER CITY, La. (KSLA) - The Bossier Parish grand jury has indicted Colton Matthews, 24, for the second-degree murder of Joe Williams Jr., 65.

The incident occurred in July at the Cash n' A Flash pawn shop located in the 4600 block of East Texas Street. Police were dispatched to the shop for an unresponsive male with a gunshot wound to the head.

The victim was shot after an alleged argument over a watermelon.

Matthews is set to be arraigned on Dec. 7, 2020, at the Bossier Parish Courthouse.

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