Bond has been set at $2 million for a Licking County man accused of killing his father with a machete.
Police in Heath say 32-year-old Adam Runyons Jr. Was charged with murder on Thursday. They say he called a relative and confessed to killing his 51-year-old father, Adam Runyons Sr.
A bloody machete was found in a sink at the home.
Neighbors said that Runyons Jr. had moved in with his father and the father’s preschool-aged son in Heath last month after being released from prison.
The younger Runyons had served 11 months in prison for assaulting a peace officer.
A preliminary hearing has been set for June 12th at 3 p.m.