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.

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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.

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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.

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