ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (CBS) — A Pennsylvania man accused of killing his father has been arrested in Atlantic City.
Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement that 37-year-old Michael Marchalk, of Barnesville, was apprehended Friday morning by Atlantic City police when officers encountered him on Martin Luther King Boulevard and the Boardwalk.READ MORE: Philadelphia Police Investigating 2 Separate Fatal Hit-And-Runs: 'It Can Get Pretty Chaotic Around Here'
Marchalk is accused of killing his father in Schuylkill County last weekend.READ MORE: Temple University Students, Faculty Have Mixed Feelings About Returning To In-Person Learning
Gary Marchalk, 60, was found bludgeoned to death in his home on Monday. Authorities say his wallet and car were stolen.
He was the husband of Schuylkill County Treasurer Linda Marchalk.MORE NEWS: Teenage Boy Shot 7 Times In West Philadelphia, Police Say
Michael Marchalk is currently being held at the Atlantic County Justice Facility, pending further proceedings.