By CBSNewYork Team

STAMFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork) – A Connecticut man accused of killing his mother is set to appear in court Wednesday.

Winston Weathers, 25, was arrested in New York late Tuesday night.

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(credit: Stamford Police)

Police say Weathers fatally stabbed his mother, 51-year-old Denise McLaughlin, in her Stamford apartment last week.

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Her body was discovered Friday after friends say they were not able to contact her for several days.

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Police say Weathers had an address in the Bronx, but the mother and son had recently lived together at the Stamford apartment.

CBSNewYork Team