Son Allegedly Stabbed His Dad To Death On Argument, But What Started It Remains A Mystery

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Source: Brevard County Sheriff's Office; MEGA

May 27 2022, Published 1:04 p.m. ET

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A Florida man is accused of stabbing his father to death during an argument and now faces a murder charge.

But police have yet to say what led to the deadly encounter.

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Authorities in Palm Bay, Florida, arrested Robert Lukow Jr., 29, in connection to a May 25 murder, according to WKMG.

Around 4 a.m., police responded to a home on Easton Forest Circle SE, where they found Robert J. Lukow, 64, suffering from multiple stab wounds, according to the report. Authorities tried to provide care, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.

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The victim’s wife told police she woke up to her son and husband arguing, then saw Robert Lukow Jr. stab his dead, according to the report.

The suspect ran from the home, though he was arrested a short time later.

Robert Lukow Jr. was charged with second-degree murder and is being held in Brevard County jail without bond.


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