Contractor Kills, Robs 80-Year-Old Customer: Police

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    Mug shot of Allen Yater, who is charged with capital murder in the fatal stabbing of 80-year-old Harry Noble.

    Witnesses say an argument between a contractor and his 80-year-old customer may have led to murder.

    Dallas police say Allen Yater stabbed 80-year-old Harry Noble on May 4.

    Witnesses say the two argued over contracting work Yater did on Noble's house.

    Investigators say Yater also stole more than $400 from his victim after the fatal stabbing.

    Yater is in the Dallas County Jail and has been charged with capital murder.