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California College Football Coach shot and killed by his own Father

Billy Wright was shot and killed by his father after a dispute over childcare.
Billy Wright was shot and killed by his father after a dispute over how to discipline children.

We are saddened to report, that College of Sequoias football coach William “Billy” Wright was shot and killed after getting into an argument with his father over how to discipline a child.

According to Penn.com, the Fresno Police Department said in a Facebook post that it responded to the shooting and found Wright suffering from a gunshot to his upper body. He was transported to a hospital and pronounced dead.


Wright was visiting his family when his father and he began arguing. The older Wright grabbed a handgun and shot his son in the chest.

William Wright, 52 the father has been charged with murder.

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