NORTH BELLMORE - State police say that they have arrested a woman in the death of a man whose body was found off the Wantagh State Parkway on Friday.

According to police, Nancy Boland, 56, of North Bellmore, was arrested after confessing to stabbing and killing her ex-husband, Water Boland, late Wednesday night before dumping his body on the side of the parkway early Friday morning.

Police say the stabbing resulted from a domestic dispute between the two.

The body was discovered by a jogger hours later on a running path alongside the parkway.

Officials say Boland was charged with first-degree manslaughter and evidence tampering.

Authorities say that they are continuing to investigate the incident.

Jogger finds body on Wantagh State Parkway