Man arrested for stabbing mom in Flatbush

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.

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