Fight Between Brothers Ends In Deadly Shooting

One man is dead and his brother has been charged with his murder.

Transylvania Co. Sheriff’s deputies were called to a house early last night on Rich Mountain Rd. in Cedar Mountain.

When authorities arrived, the victim, Caleb Paul Shook, 33, was found dead inside the home.

According to investigators, Caleb and his brother, Travis Ted Shook, were arguing with each other, which lead to a fight.

Deputies say both men grabbed a gun.

They say Travis Shook shot and killed his brother, Caleb.

Travis has been charged with murder and is being held in the Transylvania Co. Detention Center under no bond.

The North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation is assisting with the investigation.

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