Argument over cigarette leads to murder

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A 56-year old man died when he was attacked by another resident of the boarding home where he lived following an argument over a cigarette, according to police. The victim, whose name has not been released, was found lying in the back yard of the home in the 2600 block of East Coconino Vista when police arrived at about 8 p.m. on Monday, November 17.

Witnesses told police that the two men argued over the cigarette before Scheinkman allegedly attacked the victim with his fists and feet. The victim's name is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.