Philadelphia man accused of killing father month after body found in basement freezer

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A Philadelphia man was arrested and charged in the death of his father, whose corpse was discovered in a basement freezer last month, according to police.

Philadelphia police said Jack Dinh, 27, was charged with murder and abuse of a corpse.

The suspect’s father, 54-year-old Thi Dinh, was found dead in a basement freezer at approximately 6:30 a.m. on Dec. 23 in the 1200 block of Snyder Avenue.

A large amount of blood was found in the basement of the home, and medics pronounced Dinh dead at the scene, according to authorities.

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The victim was allegedly found face down with a bag over his head, sources told FOX 29 Philadelphia.

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The outlet also reported that a knife was discovered at the scene, although police have not revealed if the victim died from a stabbing.

The suspect is being held at Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility as he awaits his court appearance. He was denied bail.

Philadelphia police did not immediately respond to Fox News Digital’s request for comment.

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