A 47 year old man has died after he was shot by his girlfriend's daughter during an argument in a south side home, News Radio 1200 WOAI reports.

Police say the man had slapped the girlfriend in the face during the argument in the 1200 block of Amber.

When the woman's 26 year old daughter saw what was happening, she found a gun in a safe, and tried to break up the argument.

She told police the man came at her, and she fired one shot, hitting him in the stomach.

He was rushed to the hospital but was pronounced dead early today. 

Police are not expected to file charges against the daughter.