Hempstead man accused of murdering mother

? A Hempstead man is accused of murdering his mother after the woman was found dead in her home Wednesday night.

According to detectives, 63-year-old Priscilla Parks was found dead in her Hempstead home by her husband. She was bleeding from her head and face, according to police.

Her 38-year-old son Michael is undergoing a psychiatric evaluation at Nassau University Medical Center. Once he is released, officials say he will be charged with murder.

Neighbors and police say Michael Parks had a history of psychiatric problems.

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