Son allegedly beat father outside Orlando Dave & Buster's restaurant
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Deputies said a man on vacation with his family is in critical condition after being beaten by his 21-year-old son at Dave and Buster's restaurant.
The deputies said they were working off-duty at the International Drive location Sunday night when the fight broke out.
They said once they got downstairs, they saw the father passed out in the parking lot.
"Witnesses stated the 21-year-old son began to batter the 52-year-old father about the head several times, eventually knocking him to the ground where he apparently struck his head on the ground," said Paul Hopkins of the Orange County Sheriff's Office.
Deputies said the family was on vacation from Mississippi.
The victim's son is in custody.
Deputies are still investigating the cause of the fight.
The names of those involved were not released.
Video: WFTV Orlando
Copyright 2013 Cox Media Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.