"He would've killed the father too, but the gun jammed", a family friend told Fox 40. "The father grabbed the gun, emptied it".
Nicholson drove off but was stopped in the town of Riverbank.
Nicholson's father was able to wrestle the gun away, police say.
Without a weapon anymore, police said, Matthew Nicholson fled in a vehicle, leaving his parents to their misery.
Matthew Nicholson's sister Autumn White paid tribute to their mom and expressed, "I will everlastingly adore you, my closest companion, my picked one, my forever, my eternity my defender, my inspiration, my approval, and now my gatekeeper blessed messenger".
Nicholson is facing murder charges and is being held without bail.
South Africa's Jacques Blaauw, American Chase Koepka and Frenchman Adrien Saddier will start the final round at 12-under. Scotland's Bradley Neil is a further shot back, but defending champ Graeme Storm carded a 75.
At a news conference Friday, Santa Barbara County Sheriff Bill Brown had said 53-year-old John Keating was among the missing. Officials said that generally when mandatory evacuation orders are issued, there is an imminent threat to life or property.
Having had his reaction to Trump's remarks made public by Durbin, Graham felt little need to confirm or deny the reports himself. Trump tweeted a denial, saying he used tough language at the immigration reform meeting, but not 'sh**hole'.
Writing in his column in the Herald, former Manchester United player Giles said the Italian's description of Mourinho was apt. In football now it's very hard to predict if you can stay for many years in one club, especially now in England.
The NFL said Thursday it will review the process that led to the Oakland Raiders' hiring of Jon Gruden as their head coach. Cable had spent the last seven years as the Seattle Seahawks' offensive line coach.
But standing in their way are the Tennessee Titans , who have reached the playoffs for the first time since 2008. Unfortunately, this is the New England Patriots . "For a young guy like me, that's what you aspire to be.
But the Glasses worked well in other applications, like a game in which I had to destroy incoming boulders by looking at them. We'll see Vuzix's AR glasses with Alexa support before the summer of 2018, at a price point around $1,000 Dollars .
Manning did not think releasing almost three-quarters of a million documents would threaten national security. Showtime later this year will broadcast XY Chelsea , a documentary about whistleblower Chelsea Manning.
Iran rejects Trump's demand for changing nuclear deal
Mr Trump has argued behind the scenes that the nuclear deal makes the United States look weak, a senior USA official said. He was prepared to back a modification to the existing deal if it were made permanent, one official said.
Court Documents Reveal New Details in Las Vegas Shooting
Investigators are described as puzzling over this and seeking to determine if someone else was controlling one of the accounts. He said Paddock, who was modifying assault-style rifles to shoot rapidly, "meticulously planned" the October massacre.
North Korea diplomats say attack on USA would be 'suicidal'
State Department designation of the regime as a country of particular concern under the International Religious Freedom Act. He writes in Foreign Affairs that North Korea's nuclear program is closely tied to the legitimacy of the Kim regime.
Europe trail in EurAsia Cup
The English duo were the only European pair to be leading to begin with after going one point ahead in match one. "It was a really good morning, we played really solid", added Fleetwood.
Five ruled out as West Ham come to town
Ian Wright has predicted in The Sun that West Ham United will win against Huddersfield Town in the Premier League this afternoon . In fact, the tone for much of what followed came in the game's opening goal - which, from a Town perspective, was a total mess.
Checking out Samsung's MicroLED and 8K QLED TVs
LG is also upping the game with an 8K TV that automatically upgrades content to a higher resolution than the current 4K standard. Korean, Japanese and Chinese TV makers usually use CES as a launch pad for the coming year and 2018 seems to be no different.