JERSEY CITY - Three brothers have been charged with the Christmas Day beating death of their sister's husband in Jersey City.

Hudson County prosecutor Edward DeFazio tells the Jersey Journal 44-year-old Jeorge Alvendia was stomped and hit with a shovel in "an ongoing family dispute."A criminal complaint says 44-year-old Elieser Paet beat Alvendia with a shovel while 37-year-old Francis Paet and 39-year-old Wilfred Paet kicked him.