Christopher J. Wilson

Christopher J. Wilson.

RAYTOWN, MO (KCTV) -- A 29-year-old Raytown man is facing felony charges for stabbing his father with a sword, according to the Jackson County Prosecutor.

Christopher J. Wilson, 29, has been charged with first-degree assault and armed criminal action.

According to court records, the Raytown police were called to a residence on Gregory Lane in Raytown on Wednesday evening.

Callers had told police dispatchers that Wilson had stabbed his father with a sword.

The first officer who arrived at the scene encountered a man leaving the residence who had a knife in his hand. The officer also saw a sword on the front porch.

A woman inside then yelled, "He stabbed him!"

Wilson was taken into custody.

Then, an older man was found on the kitchen floor in a pool of blood. He told police that Wilson pushed him to the floor and stabbed him.

The victim's wife also described the attack.

Prosecutors requested a $50,000 bond. is now with you on the go! Get the latest news updates and video, StormTrack5 weather forecast, weather radar, special investigative reports, sports headlines and much more from KCTV5 News. 

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