TYLER, Texas — A Smith County grand jury formally indicted a Flint man Friday for the October murder of his father.

Patrick Crowder Jr., 22, was arrested on Oct. 14 of last year after his father, 46-year-old Patrick Crowder Sr., was found stabbed to death at his home in Flint.

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According to investigators, the two had an argument about whether the younger Crowder would go to church. During the argument, Patrick Crowder Jr. grabbed a knife from the kitchen and allegedly stabbed his father to death.

Crowder Jr. remains at the Smith County Jail with a $500,0000 bond.