YUMA, Ariz. – The Yuma Police Department has confirmed 62-year-old Bruce Brown, the father who was allegedly stabbed by his son, died Wednesday at 11:20 p.m.
YPD now anticipates Bruce Brown’s son, 25-year-old Blake Brown, will be facing a murder charge.
The case stems from an incident Monday night, where police say they found Bruce Brown with a stab wound to the head, in a home on the 6300 Block of E. 45th Lane. During the altercation, police believe Blake Brown stabbed his father and fled the scene.
Blake Brown was later found in Phoenix and taken into custody. He is expected to be extradited back to Yuma on an arrest warrant.
The Yuma Police Department encourages anyone with any information about this case to please call Detective M. Norred at the Yuma Police Department at (928) 373-4686 or 78-Crime at (928) 782-7463 to remain anonymous.