Man reportedly shoots victim in head; then sits on the gun

When the police arrived at the Circle K at 301 Louisville, Wednesday, they found a man dead, and another man sitting in the same vehicle on top of a recently fired weapon.

When it was all over, the police arrested Samuel Caleb Parker, of 2758 Highway 15, Mangham, La and charged him with second-degree murder.

According to the official report the incident at about 1 a.m. Wednesday. When officers arrived, they found two white males inside a truck in the parking lot.

According to the report, police found that the man on the driver side, 22-year-old Joseph Morris, had suffered a single gunshot wound to the head.

On the passenger side, they found 22-year-old Parker. Officers removed him from the vehicle and discovered that he was sitting on a 9mm pistol. Witnesses told police that Parker was holding a pistol when Morris was shot.

Parker was arrested and booked at the Ouachita Correctional Center on a charge of second-degree murder