Police: Father fatally shoots son during argument

PHOENIX - A man has died after his father shot him Saturday near Thunderbird Road and 40th Street, according to police.

Police said the two were arguing when the son threatened his father with a knife.

The father told police he armed himself and shot his son when his son attacked him.

The son sustained critical injuries and later died at the hospital.

The father is cooperating with officers as the investigation continues. 

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