24-year-old Markham man charged in death of his father

A 24-year-old Markham man has been charged in connection with the death of his 49-year-old father. 

Police were called to a home in the area of Hwy 407 and Bayview Ave early on the morning of New Year's Day. A 911 caller had reported that someone was injured. 

When officer arrived, they found a man who was unconscious and not breathing. 
 
He was pronounced dead at the scene after CPR was unsuccessful to revive him. 

The 24-year-old son of the man who died has been charged with manslaughter.