POTTSTOWN, Pa. (CBS)—A father and son are hospitalized on Tuesday night following a domestic related incident in Pottstown.
It happened around 5 p.m. in the 400 block of Lincoln Ave.READ MORE: 'Hold Him Accountable': Philadelphia School District Teacher Let Student Make Wooden Gun In Shop Class, Parent Says
According to neighbors at the scene, the son was shot by his father after allegedly attacking his dad with a sword.
Police have not yet confirmed that the son was holding a sword, but do say the father suffered “ a laceration to his hand”.READ MORE: All Lanes Of I-95 Northbound Near Bridge Street Closed Due To Crash
He was transported for non-life threatening injuries to an area hospital.
Police say the son suffered multiple gunshot wounds to his upper body. His injuries are considered life threatening.
Further details surrounding the altercation are still being investigated.MORE NEWS: At Least 3 People Shot, Killed In Violent Thursday Night In Philadelphia
No charges have been filed at this time.