Man accused of killing elderly stepfather in Lakewood

A Brick Township man is accused of fatally stabbing his 93-year-old stepfather on Sunday in his Lakewood home, authorities said.

Police arrested 67-year-old Albert Dressler just hours after authorities discovered the body of Victor DiDonato inside his Petty Place home.

Police say DiDonato was stabbed in the kitchen of his home.

AP wire services contributed to this report.

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