NORTH VANCOUVER, B.C. - A 27-year-old North Vancouver, B.C., man has been accused of the second-degree murder of his father and attempting to murder his mother.

RCMP were called to the family's home early Saturday morning.

Police say 53-year-old Donald Ramsay was killed and his wife, Wendy Ramsay, is injured and remains in hospital after the attack.

Their son, Jordan Ramsay, has been charged.

Police say the accused will remain in custody and is expected to appear in court on Monday.