Son charged for stabbing father with sword
RAYTOWN, Mo. — A 29-year-old Raytown man is facing felony charges for stabbing his father with a sword, according to the Jackson County Prosecutor.
Christopher J. Wilson, 29, has been charged with first-degree assault and armed criminal action.
According to court records, the Raytown police were called to a residence on Gregory Lane in Raytown on Wednesday evening.
Callers had told police dispatchers that Wilson had stabbed his father with a sword.
The first officer who arrived at the scene encountered a man leaving the residence who had a knife in his hand. The officer also saw a sword on the front porch.
A woman inside then yelled, “He stabbed him!”
Wilson was taken into custody.
Then, an older man was found on the kitchen floor in a pool of blood. He told police that Wilson pushed him to the floor and stabbed him.
The victim’s wife also described the attack.
Prosecutors requested a $50,000 bond.