Police: Teen killed stepfather in Soundview

Police have arrested a 15-year-old teen for allegedly murdering his stepfather last night in Soundview.According to authorities, Adrius Ovalles stabbed his stepfather, Albert Hartzog, three

SOUNDVIEW - Police have arrested a 15-year-old teen for allegedly murdering his stepfather last night in Soundview.

According to authorities, Adrius Ovalles stabbed his stepfather, Albert Hartzog, three times with a kitchen knife in their apartment at 1744 Watson Ave.

Margaret Dobson, who lives next door, says she heard the murder. She also says that the two had argued frequently.

Neighbors say that the arguments are so common that they never even thought to call police.

Authorities say that Ovalles will be charged with the murder.

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