Son charged with killing his father in Randolph

The Morris County Prosecutor's Office says that Brendon Matos, 25, is charged with the murder of his father, Nelson Matos, 59.Officials say the investigation led

RANDOLPH - The Morris County Prosecutor's Office says that Brendon Matos, 25, is charged with the murder of his father, Nelson Matos, 59.Officials say the investigation led them to a home on Clover Lane where they found 56-year-old Nelson Matos dead from a gunshot wound to the head.

Neighbors tell News 12 New Jersey they can't understand why Brendon would do it. They say Nelson Matos doted on his son and was also committed to his community.

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