Police say they have captured a Pennsylvania man accused of beating his father to death with a baseball bat.
Michel Marchalk was captured just before noon Friday on the Atlantic City Boardwalk, Pennsylvania State Police said.
State police said in a complaint filed Wednesday that 37-year-old Michael Marchalk had repeatedly threatened 60-year-old Gary Marchalk in recent months. The suspect had lived with his father a few days before the Father's Day beating and was supposed to enter a drug treatment program Monday.
Instead, police say, the suspect beat and robbed his father, took a vehicle and fled the Ryan Township home the victim shared with his wife, Linda, the Schuylkill county treasurer.
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Police say another son found his father's body Monday morning and called police.
Police in New Jersey held Marchalk pending extradition back to Pennsylvania.
CORRECTION: This story initially listed the wrong date for when Marchalk was captured.