A father is facing capital murder charges after his 9-year-old son was found stabbed to death in his home.
According to police at around 4 p.m., they received a call from the neighbor of a woman in the 700 block of Anson Court. The caller informed them that the woman found her son unconscious and bleeding inside the home.
When officers arrived at the residence and forced entry, they found the woman’s husband in the act of inflicting self-harm with a knife.
Police found the child in the garage with multiple stab wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Capital murder charges against the father are pending while he is at an area hospital for treatment.