1 arrested, 2 in custody in connection with the abduction and murder of Williamsburg landlord Menachem Stark

The 39-year-old father of seven was abducted from outside his Rutledge Street office back in January. (4/30/14)

BROOKLYN - Officials say one person has been arrested and two more are being questioned in connection with the murder of Williamsburg businessman Menachem Stark. 

Police say 26-year-old Kendel Felix has been arrested. They say Felix is being charged with second-degree murder.

As News 12 has reported, surveillance video captured Stark being thrown into a van after leaving his realty office on Rutledge Street back in January. The body of the 39-year-old father of seven was later found in a dumpster on Long Island. 

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A court ordered review of his accounts found that $1.7 million had been withdrawn.

Authorities have not yet revealed any information on the other two people in custody.

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