TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - Authorities say a man beat his uncle to
death after the two fought over a woman.
Christopher Allen faces manslaughter charges in the death of
Samuel David Abernathy. According to police, 36-year-old Allen
punched 54-year-old Abernathy in the head after the older man fell.
Police were called to the home at about 11:45 p.m. on Thursday and
found Abernathy lying unresponsive on the ground. He later died at
Authorities say the men fought about Allen's girlfriend. He
remained in the Tuscaloosa County Jail on Friday on $30,000 bond.
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