The Brentwood Police Department responded Saturday to the 800 block of Dainty Avenue for a report of a stabbing in the City of Brentwood.
The call came in at 9:43 am where they discovered a 37-year-old Brentwood man with multiple stab wounds who later died from his injuries at a local hospital.
According to police, the investigation revealed the victim and suspect (victims juvenile son) were engaged in a verbal argument inside their residence which escalated to a physical altercation between the two.
During the altercation, the suspect stabbed the victim multiple times before fleeing on foot. The suspect was located a short time later about a block away from the crime scene without incident and later booked at Juvenile Hall in Martinez, charged with murder.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Jordan Sares at (925) 809-7733.