HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A man accused of fatally stabbing an acquaintance at a southern New Jersey mobile home park last summer has been charged with murder.
Atlantic County prosecutors say 49-year-old Richard Ferrara, of Camden, was living in the victim’s unit when the stabbing occurred Aug. 14 in Hamilton Township. But they haven’t said what spurred the attack.READ MORE: Philadelphia Activists Accuse 'Overzealous' Police Of Violently Disrupting Protest Outside Mayor Jim Kenney's Home In July
Ferrara is charged in the death of 41-year-old William Strock. He was stabbed in the torso and was taken to a hospital, where he died several hours later.READ MORE: Upper Merion School District: Teachers, Staff Must Be Vaccinated Against COVID-19 Or Routinely Get Tested
Ferrara was served with the murder charge Thursday at the county jail, where he’s being held on an unrelated matter. His bail was set at $1 million cash.
If convicted, Ferrara could face a life sentence. It wasn’t known Saturday if he has retained an attorney.MORE NEWS: COVID In PA: No New Restrictions In Philadelphia As COVID-19 Cases Rising, But 'Nothing Is Off The Table'
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