Austin police: Father dead after stabbing, son arrested

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by KVUE News

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Posted on September 19, 2013 at 8:32 AM

AUSTIN, Texas -- Police say a father is dead after his son allegedly stabbed him during a dispute.

A spokesperson with the Austin Police Department said police were called to a home in the 4600 block of Horseshoe Bend in West Austin just after 6:30 Wednesday evening.

The caller told police that his brother was attacking their father.


Austin police tell KVUE News there have been disturbance calls at this home before.


The son has not been charged as of 10:00pm this evening. The incident remains under investigation.

When police arrived they found a man with multiple stab wounds to his torso and lower extremities. 

The man was taken to University Medical Center-Brackenridge where he died just after 7 p.m.

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