Syracuse man shot to death after argument over 'Deez Nuts' near kids © 2016 Syracuse Media Group. All rights reserved ^ | August 18, 2016 at 4:49 PM | By Douglass Dowty Syracuse, NY -- A Syracuse man who felt his roommate was using an inappropriate slang term was shot to death after complaining.... Jashua Williams, 32, was found guilty today of murder in the July 2015 shooting of his housemate, A'Nickalus Hill, at 320 Maple St. Williams, the murderer, had been repeatedly using the phrase "deez nuts" in the days before the fatal shooting.... Williams said he heard the term on the Internet ... Around that time, Internet meme "Deez Nuts" was making headlines as an independent presidential candidate. Hill, the victim, didn't think it was appropriate for Williams to use the phrase repeatedly, McGunnigle said. The 3-year-old child of the killer's girlfriend had picked it up. Williams became increasingly angry at Hill for complaining about "deez nuts,".... After a confrontation in the living room, Hill was shot to death....The victim's three children were in another room when their father was shot to death Williams was found guilty today after a three-day trial.