Bloomfield Man Accused Of Stabbing Father With Kitchen Knife

Aaron Kupec
March 21, 2018 - 5:50 pm
Carlos Cameron

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BLOOMFIELD, Conn. (WTIC Radio) - Bloomfield police have arrested a local man after he allegedly stabbed his 68-year-old father with kitchen knife at their Carpenter Lane home. 

Police were called to the residence shortly after 1:15 p.m. Wednesday to find the victim with a stab wound near the heart, said authorities. He was taken to Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center in Hartford with life-threatening injuries, said police. 

The man's son, identified as 35-year-old Carlos Cameron, was located at a home on nearby Greenmeadow Drive, said police. Cameron was arrested without incident on a charge of first-degree assault of an elderly person. 

Police were sent to nearby Laurel Elementary School as a precaution, as they hunted for the suspect. 

Police are not ruling out the possibility of additional charges in the case.