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Curtis Bay man, 24, charged with killing father
Curtis Bay man, 24, charged with killing father

While Stephen Vaise was on the phone with a 911 operator asking for help in December, his 24-year-old son grabbed his cellphone and snapped it in half, he told police. He said Matthew Vaise knocked the glasses from his face and ripped an alarm system out of the wall. A month later, Stephen Vaise was fatally shot, and his son has now been charged in the killing. Matthew Vaise was arrested Friday and charged with first-degree murder in the death of his 60-year-old father at his home in the 4400 block of Prudence St. on Jan. 29. He is being held without bail. Court records from the December incident show that Stephen Vaise feared his son. He had been sleeping on the night of Dec. 8 when,...