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Whitby dad charged with stabbing teen son

File photo of a Durham Regional Police vehicle. CITYNEWS

A 48-year-old Whitby man is facing charges after allegedly stabbing his teenage son in Whitby early Friday morning.

Durham regional police were called to a home near Manning Road and Anderson Street around 12:20 a.m. for a domestic incident.

Once at the scene, officers found a 19-year-old man with stab wounds.

He was taken to a Toronto-area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The teen’s father was arrested and charged with aggravated assault, weapons dangerous, uttering threats, and assault with a weapon.

The suspect, whose name is being withheld to protect the victim’s identify, was held in custody pending a bail hearing.