Man Accused of Beating, Stabbing Mother With Icepick

April 23, 2012 Updated Apr 23, 2012 at 12:09 PM EDT

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Man Accused of Beating, Stabbing Mother With Icepick

April 23, 2012 Updated Apr 23, 2012 at 12:09 PM EDT

Motherly love, this is not.

According to The Gainesville (Fla.) Sun, a 44-year-old Florida man has been charged with attempted murder for allegedly beating his mother and stabbing her with an icepick last Friday.

A police arrest report alleges that the incident was triggered by the mother's refusal to give her son money to buy drugs and alcohol, according to The Gainesville Sun report.

Read The Gainesville Sun story HERE.