SAN DIEGO (KGTV) -- A 25-year-old man has been taken into custody after his 53-year-old mother was found dead Monday evening in the College West neighborhood.
Officers were called to the 4800 block of Collwood Boulevard around 4:40 p.m. Monday night after receiving reports of a deceased person inside a home.
According to San Diego Police, family members tried to contact the 53-year-old woman who lived inside, but had not been able to contact her for several days.
When officers entered the home, they found the woman dead.
“Information provided by family members led to the 25 year-old son being located at an area hospital where he was receiving treatment for injuries he sustained to his hands,” police said.
The man has been taken into custody and will be transported to headquarters for processing as a possible suspect, police said.