AUSTIN -- A man tried to break up a fight and it cost him his life.
Police say Jonathan David Walton shot his roommate Nicholas Randall Burr in the stomach with a shotgun.
It happened on Enid Drive in Hudson Bend, that’s in northwest Travis County.
Their roommate told sheriff's deputies he and Walton argued. That’s when Walton turned on Burr when he intervened.
Walton's being held in the Travis County Jail.