Man arrested for stabbing mom in Flatbush

BROOKLYN - Police say they believe a Flatbush mother was stabbed to death by her own son last night.

Police found 47-year-old Alfonette Scarder stabbed mutliple times at 68 Saint Pauls Place. Her son, Ingham Scarder, told police he had stabbed his mother. Ingham suffers from bipolar disorder.

Charges are still pending.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Residents are concerned about the safety of items 1 The Buzz: Safety concerns in wake of 8-year-old boy's death
Police say Michael Bantel was drunk when his 2 Massapequa man faces DWI charges in fatal crash
News 12 asked viewers what they thought about 3 Hudson Valley Talks Trump: First 100 days
In honor of National Superhero Day, News 12 4 Word on the Street: Superheroes
Kevin Reilly, 8, died after a heavy planter 5 Vigil remembers 8-year-old killed by fallen planter box

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE