ROCKVILLE CENTRE - ? Police say a Nassau County man is accused of beating up his in-laws.

Newsday says the fight started over a call about a death in the family. According to police, William Verdi, 42, of Rockville Centre, allegedly beat up his father-in-law and then pushed the elderly couple out of the house. The push caused them to fall down. The injuries to the man included broken ribs and a fractured elbow.