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.

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Marchalk is accused of killing his father in Schuylkill County last weekend.

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Gary Marchalk, 60, was found bludgeoned to death in his home on Monday. Authorities say his wallet and car were stolen.

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He was the husband of Schuylkill County Treasurer Linda Marchalk.

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Michael Marchalk is currently being held at the Atlantic County Justice Facility, pending further proceedings.