Suspect arrested in Long Branch burning car case

LONG BRANCH - Police have arrested the ex-wife of a man who was found in a burning car in Long Branch last week.

Police say Stephen Moore's body was found Wednesday morning in the trunk of a car that was set on fire on a Long Branch street.

Moore's ex-wife, Kathleen Dorsett, 36, was arrested in connection with the murder outside her Ocean Township home today.

Authorities say others may have been involved in the disappearance and murder of Moore.

Dorsett is due in court tomorrow.

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