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Son charged with killing father in Chantilly

Saturday - 5/28/2011, 11:49am  ET

CHANTILLY, Va. - A son has been arrested for stabbing and killing his father, according to Fairfax County police.

Police say they were called to the apartment just before 11 p.m. Friday for the report of a stabbing.

When they arrived Francis Koroma, 40, of 5108 Woodmere Drive Chantilly, Va., was found suffering from trauma to his upper body in his home Friday night. He died early the next morning at Inova Fairfax Hospital.

Koroma's son, Gbassay Koroma, 18, was arrested and charged with murder. Police says the homicide appears to be domestic-related.

Police say the investigation is still ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477 or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.

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