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71-year-old man stabbed to death by son, police say

Updated: April 23, 2012 6:20AM

A 71-year-old man was stabbed to death during an argument with his son Sunday night in the Far Southeast Side Hegewisch neighborhood, police said.

The 71-year-old was arguing with his son in the 12900 block of South Manistee Avenue about 10 p.m. when his 31-year-old son allegedly stabbed him several times in his torso and arms, police said.

Nikolaus Douzopoulos, 71, was dead on the scene, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office. He was stabbed in his home.

A source said the son called police after the incident and told them he had stabbed his father. He was taken into custody a short time later and charges are pending.

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