A 51-year-old man has been charged with criminal homicide in the fatal shooting of his brother in Bradford County.


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Authorities say Daryl Barnes Jr. of Gillett has been charged with criminal homicide.

According to state police, 46-year-old Fred Barnes of Elmira was shot in the chest during an altercation at his brother's home shortly before 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Fred Barnes died a short time later at Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre.

Daryl Barnes was taken into custody at his residence. He was sent to Bradford County Jail without bail.

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