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Thirty-three-year-old Omar Forth of St Mary Street, Port Maria in St Mary was arrested and charged following the stabbing murder of his father at their home on Saturday.
Reports from the Port Maria police are that about 3am, Omar and his father — 74-year-old Clovis Forth — had an argument, during which he allegedly used a knife to inflict several wounds to his dad.
The police were alerted and upon their arrival, Clovis was assisted to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.
An investigation was launched and Omar was charged with murder on Sunday following a caution statement.
His court date is being finalised, the police said.
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