Man charged with murder in stabbing death of father in Marion County

MULLINS, S.C. - Investigators say a man has been charged with murder in the stabbing death of his father in their Mullins home.

Police Capt. Joe Graham told WPDE-TV that Thaddeus Legette was arrested after the stabbing Saturday night.

Marion County Coroner Jerry Richardson says Raymond Legette died shortly after he was stabbed Saturday night and his wife witnessed the attack.

Graham says Thaddeus Legette is in jail awaiting a bond hearing.