Police: Elderly Man Allegedly Stabbed by Son Dies

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Roseville Police say the elderly man allegedly stabbed by his son died in the hospital Wednesday.

When officers arrived, police say, 55-year-old Patrick Allen Burke tried to attack an officer with the knife he allegedly used to stab his father, 85-year-old Lonnie Burke, at a home along Windmere Avenue on Tuesday morning.

An officer opened fire on Patrick Burke. He remains in serious condition and under police guard at the Sutter Roseville Medical Center.

Police believe an argument between the two men led to the stabbing.

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