Man stabs parents, kills father at mobile home park
PORTLAND, Ore. – Police arrested an 18-year-old man who they said stabbed his parents and killed his father Tuesday night.
Jacob James Simon killed his father, 61-year-old Peter Anton Simon, and injured his mother, 58-year-old Sheryl Lynn Simon, police said.
Sheryl Simon was treated and released from an area hospital, police said.
Officers responded to a report of a domestic dispute at a mobile home park in the 9000 block of Northeast Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard at about 9:45 p.m.
Homicide detectives are investigating the case. Portland police spokesman Sgt. Pete Simpson said it is not clear what led to the stabbing.
Jacob Simon faces murder, unlawful use of a weapon and assault charges. He is scheduled to appear in Multnomah County Court on Thursday.