Alleged Family conflict in Montreal leaves father dead, son arrested

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Montreal police say a man has died after being involved in what they describe as a family dispute with his son.

Police say they received a call around 5:30 a.m. on Friday about a 62-year-old man who was allegedly stabbed in a home in the city's north end.

The man, whose identity has not yet been released, was taken to hospital where he later died of his injuries.

The victim's 21-year-old son was arrested on-site and remains in custody.

Montreal police spokesperson Marianne Allard-Morin says officers are still meeting with witnesses and no charges have yet been laid.

The homicide is the 12th reported in Montreal since the beginning of the year.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published June 25, 2022

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