WAIANAE, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - The man accused of fatally stabbing his father at a transitional housing facility in Maili made his initial court appearance Tuesday.
Chauncey Lopes, 20, has been charged with murder.
In court, a judge confirmed his bail at $1 million. His next court appearance is set for Aug. 22.
Police said Lopes attacked his 54-year-old father at the housing facility on Sunday.
The suspect’s mother told police that the victim was sitting on a bed in his room when he was stabbed in the upper back with a kitchen knife.
The man was taken in critical condition to an area hospital, where he later died.
This story will be updated.