Laurel man charged with killing 68-year-old father in fight

A 46-year-old Laurel man has been charged with killing his 68-year-old father in a fight at their home Sunday morning, Howard County police said.

Nandal Gupta and his son, Deepak, got into an argument that turned physical, police said, causing Nandal to experience chest pains. Emergency responders took him from the home in the 9500 block of Washington Ave. to Laurel Regional Hospital, where he died at 9:35 a.m.

Deepak Gupta has been arrested and charged with second-degree murder, manslaughter and first- and second-degree assault, police said.

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