San Antonio police: Son attacks father with ax during dispute

SAPD: Son attacked father after argument at home on East Crockett Street

Published On: Nov 22 2012 07:19:30 AM CST
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A man was hospitalized late Wednesday after San Antonio police said his son attacked him with an ax.

Officers responded to a disturbance at a home in the 1900 block of East Crockett Street just after 11 p.m.

San Antonio police say the victim and his son had an argument, and the son got an ax and struck him with it. Police did not say what the argument was about.

The victim was rushed to the hospital in critical condition, San Antonio police said.

The suspect was arrested at the home and will be charged with aggravated assault, according to San Antonio police.