Police say a man attacked his 87-year-old father with a crowbar while he was sleeping following an argument at Clairemont home last night.
It happened on Diane Avenue when Charles Duval grabbed a crowbar, and used it to choke and hit his sleeping father. After the attack, Duval called 911 and told dispatchers that he was being abused by his father, and confessed what he did.
Duval was taken into custody, and faces charges of attempted murder and elder abuse.The father was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Photo Provided By Getty Images