BROOKLYN, N.Y. - A man in Brooklyn is facing multiple charges after police say he attacked his mother with an axe early Monday evening.

Police say Daniel Jusufov, 32, turned himself in and was charged with attempted murder, assault and criminal possession of a weapon

He is suspected of hitting his mother in the head around 5 p.m. at an apartment inside 2950 West 33rd Street in Coney Island.

She was rushed to the hospital in critical condition.

Police say one of the victim's two sons called 911, but it's unclear if it was Jusufov.

An investigation is ongoing.