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One man arrested following domestic violence incident in Spanish Fork

Dec 23, 2023, 5:21 PM | Updated: 8:57 pm

Spanish Fork Police say a 30-year-old man stabbed his father several times in the face and back in ...

Spanish Fork Police say a 30-year-old man stabbed his father several times in the face and back in a domestic violence situation on Saturday, Dec. 23, 2023. (KSL TV)

(KSL TV)

SPANISH FORK — Police in Spanish Fork say a 30-year-old man is in custody following a domestic violence incident Saturday afternoon.

According to a news release from the Spanish Fork Police Department, the incident occurred around 3:18 p.m. in the area of 1700 East Canyon Road.

The release states that an argument between the male and his 64-year-old father had broke out. During the argument, police say the father struck his son with a broom. The son then retaliated by stabbing his father several times in the face and the back.

The father was taken to an area hospital in critical condition for treatment of his injuries. The son was taken into custody Saturday evening by the Utah High Patrol on Interstate 15 in Millard County.

Police say the investigation is ongoing.


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One man arrested following domestic violence incident in Spanish Fork