A 76-year-old Delta man was shot to death, and his brother is in jail in what’s been described as an argument over property.
John Peck, 63, was booked into the Millard County jail on Sunday night after he called police to report that “he had shot his brother and needed help,” according to a booking document filed with the jail the jail.
When deputies arrived near 100 W. 1000 North in Delta shortly after 10:30 p.m. on Sunday, Peck was outside the residence and was “very emotional." Police discovered the body of Frank Wynn Bringard inside the home on the living room. Peck told police he shot Bringard because “he had gotten into an argument with his brother over titles to property” and that “he thought his brother was lying to him over properties.”
Peck is being held in lieu of $1 million bail. Formal charges have not yet been filed.