Man charged with beating uncle to death with baseball bat in Gahanna

Cameron Goodrich - Franklin County Jail

GAHANNA, Ohio (10TV) -- A man is charged with murdering his uncle over a game of pool, according to Gahanna Police.

It happened just before midnight at a home on Muskingum Drive in Gahanna.

Police say 34-year-old Cameron Goodrich and his uncle, identified as 59-year-old Dino Goodrich, were in a prolonged argument over a game of pool on Tuesday evening.

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Authorities say the fight escalated until Cameron Goodrich grabbed a baseball bat and struck his uncle. Dino Goodrich was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police located and detained Cameron Goodrich, and say he will be charged with murder.

Police say The Franklin County Coroner's Office still must determine an official cause of death.