Curtis Paul Jones was allegedly shot to death by the pastor of Belgrade Baptist Church in Kirbyville, Tx., Sunday morning, 12 News Now reports. The pastor is reportedly in police custody for questioning after the shooting.
The church directory lists the pastor’s name as Luther Jones, but the Newton County Sheriff’s Office did not release information about the victim or confirm the identity of the gunman.
Juanita Jones told 12 News Now her 34-year old brother, Curtis Paul Jones of Bon Wier, was shot at least three times around 11 a.m. as he entered the church. She also claims the shooter is an uncle and the pastor of Belgrade Baptist.