MIDWOOD - Police say they have arrested an elderly man for his wife's murder in Midwood this past weekend.

Police say Noor Hussein, 72, hit his wife Nazar, 62, over the head with a sharp object just after 3 a.m. Sunday. They say when they arrived at the scene she was unconscious and unresponsive.

Neighbors say Nazar had just moved to Brooklyn from Pakistan and that the couple fought a lot.