HOLTSVILLE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Police have arrested the boyfriend of a woman who was fatally stabbed on Long Island.

Police say 49-year-old Wayne Chambers was taken into custody by multiple agencies in Newburgh, Orange County.

He’s accused of killing Sandra McIntosh, a 46-year-old nurse from Medford. She was found dead in Holtsville on July 22.

READ MORE: ‘God Is Not Sleeping’: Grief-Stricken Family Calls For Suspect In Deadly Long Island Stabbing To Turn Himself In

Chambers faces second-degree murder charges.

CBSNewYork Team