Long Island man charged in own mother's murder

January 24, 2014 7:08:30 AM PST
A Long Island man is under arrest and facing murder charges after police say he killed his own mother.

Authorities say 24-year-old Sean Farrell was arrested Thursday.

Police found his 45-year-old mother Bonnie Farrell dead with a head injury inside their Medford home on December 9.

The couple was a blended family with six children between them.

The victim was a nurse supervisor at Angela's House in Hauppauge, a nonprofit that assists families with ailing children.