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Sheriff: Son cuts father's throat during argument over meth

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On Saturday, Wood County deputies responded to a 911 call from the Brookhaven addition off of Farm to Market Road 2869. When they arrived, deputies found a man with knife wounds to his throat and chest.

According to the Wood County Sheriff Jim Brown, a father and son got into an argument about who owned an amount of methamphetamine and a fight ensued. During the fight, the son stabbed the father in the chest and cut his throat.

The father was transported to a Tyler hospital where he is expected to make a full recovery. The son was also taken to the hospital and treated for an overdose on methamphetamine and cocaine.

Investigators recovered a weapon and other evidence from the crime scene. The case is still under investigation and charges are expected to be filed.

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