UPDATE: The Winnebago County State's Attorney's Office has authorized first degree murder charges for the death of David Joiner.
A 21-year-old Rockford man is in custody after police say he stabbed his father to death Tuesday evening. Rockford Police say 52-year-old David Joiner was stabbed just after 5 p.m. on Christina Street. He later died at a local hospital. During the investigation, police arrested his son Justin Joiner. He's charged with attempted murder and aggravated domestic battery. He's in custody at the Winnebago County Jail.
10322 Auburn Road, Rockford, IL 61103
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