Toledo police investigating argument turned murder

TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - Toledo police are investigating a murder that they say stems from a previous argument.

According to detectives, Antonio Scott, 40, got into an argument with Anthony Jefferson, 20, back on July 2. The incident happened on the 2800 block of Airport.

The argument escalated to a point where police say Jefferson assaulted Scott. The 40-year-old was taken to a nearby hospital, and he died on Friday from his injuries.

Jefferson now faces murder charges and is booked at the Lucas County Jail. He’s due in court Monday morning.

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