Son charged with murder, allegedly stabbed dad to death in WA home

A young man has been charged with murdering his 50-year-old father at a home in Perth’s south-east.

Police were called to a house in Cohuna Drive at Armadale around 10pm on Wednesday following reports of a disturbance.

They arrived to the find the 50-year-old man with multiple stab wounds.


He was rushed to hospital, however was pronounced dead on arrival.

The man’s 26-year-old son was taken to hospital for treatment to injuries he received in the disturbance at the house.

After being released from hospital, the man was taken into police custody where he was subjected to hours of questioning before being charged over his dad’s death.

He has been refused bail and is due to appear in court tomorrow (Friday), charged with one count of murder.