A 31-year-old Benton County man is charged with the recent shooting death of his father.
According to a report in the Paris Post Intelligencer, Timothy Childress was discovered dead by a neighbor at his Henry County home located on Highway 641 Saturday afternoon.
The newspaper reported the 52-year-old man died of a single gunshot wound.
John Childress was taken into police custody for his father's death early Sunday morning.
He is charged with first degree murder. Childress is jailed on a $1 million bond and is scheduled to appear in court on Tuesday.
A motive was not immediately released.
The investigation is ongoing.
*The Paris Post Intelligencer contributed to this report.