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.