Police: Family fight ends in stabbing

A father is taken to the hospital after police say he was stabbed by his son. (WDTN/Adam Schrand)
A father is taken to the hospital after police say he was stabbed by his son. (WDTN/Adam Schrand)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – A man is accused of stabbing his father.

Police were dispatched to the 1800 block of Darst Monday evening. We’re told a father and adult son were fighting. Police said the son then stabbed his father three times.

The son was taken into custody and officers retrieved the weapon. Police said he is facing assault charges.

The father was taken to Miami Valley Hospital but we’re told he is expected to recover. Officials said the father could face domestic violence charges.

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