CHICAGO (CBS) — A 28-year-old man has been charged with killing his brother in a shooting early Sunday near southwest suburban Joliet.

Chris Perez faces a charge of first-degree murder in connection with the shooting of his brother, Ricardo Perez, the Will County Sheriff’s Office announced Sunday.

Officers were called at 12:24 a.m. Sunday to a home at 1462 Sterling Ave. in Joliet Township for a report of a person shot, the sheriff’s office said. Officers found 36-year-old Ricardo Perez, of Joliet, dead on the second floor of the home with a gunshot wound to to his head.

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Chris Perez | Will County Sheriff’s Office

Chris Perez lives at the home where the shooting took place and gave a detailed confession to investigators, according to the sheriff’s office.

The circumstances of the shooting were not released Sunday.

Perez was expected to appear in bond court Monday.

(Source: Sun-Times Media Wire © Chicago Sun-Times 2017. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

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