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Iraq War Veteran Accused of Killing Father

By: By Mike Waterhouse
By: By Mike Waterhouse

NOVEMBER 13, 2006 -- A 22-year-old Ravenswood man is in jail, charged with the stabbing death of his father.

Police say Scott Allen Harrison Harrison and his father, Roy Lee Harrison, got into a fight Friday night. Scott Harrison took out a large hunting knife and stabbed his father in the upper neck, according to police.

It happened at their house on Joe Short Drive in Ravenswood.

Roy Harrison died from his injuries. Police say after the stabbing, Scott Harrison drove to Ripley turned himself in.

We're told Harrison just returned from a tour in Iraq. He's being held in the South Central Regional Jail on a one million dollar bond. He's charged with second degree murder.


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