It began, police say, as a dispute among neighbors in Abilene, Tex. Two families argued about where to dump trash in an adjacent alleyway. Insults escalated to threats, and a father and son, both armed, allegedly shot and killed a 37-year-old man who lived next door in an encounter captured on camera.
"‘You Pulled a Gun in Front of My Kids over a Mattress,’ the Man Said. Then He Was Shot Dead." is from the September 20, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Reis Thebault and narrated by Jenny Hoops.