Chattogram: An addicted youth stabbed his father to death at their residence at Loharaga upazila of Chattogram district on Thursday early hours.
Police arrested the accused son Liton Dhar, 40.The deceased was identified as Ananda Mohon Dhar, 65, of Uttar Amirabad under the upazila.
Officer in-Charge (OC) Jaker Hossain Mahmud of Lohagara Police Station said there were family feud over different issues including Liton’s addiction to drug.
They also used to be locked in altercation over the issues on Thursday early hours. At one stage, Liton stabbed his father with sharp weapon leaving dead on the spot, said the OC.
On information, police arrested Liton and sent the body to Chattogram Medical College Hospital morgue for autopsy, he said.
Filing of a case in this connection is under process, he added.