Father dead, son wanted in homicide investigation: Hamilton police

Hamilton police are searching for a 22-year-old man accused of killing his father in Stoney Creek, Ont., on Saturday evening.

Investigators say a 56-year-old man was seriously injured in a fight outside of his home.

They say a family member and neighbours witnessed the fight.

Police say the man was taken to hospital, where he died.

They're looking for his son, who is wanted on a charge of first-degree murder.

Police say he left the area in a small SUV shortly after the fight.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Feb. 11, 2024.

The Canadian Press