Man charged with attempting to kill father

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POLICE have charged a 35-year-old man with attempting to kill his father after an incident at a home in Beeliar on Sunday.

About 4.15pm, police were called to a home in Britannia Avenue where they found a 65-year-old man with critical injuries and his 35-year-old son with serious injuries.

Both men were taken to Fiona Stanley Hospital.

The 35-year-old man has been charged with attempted unlawful killing and appeared in court via a bedside hearing.

He is next due to appear before the Stirling Gardens Magistrates’ Court on January 29.

The investigation is ongoing and detectives are urging anyone with information relating to this incident  to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online at www.crimestopperswa.com.au