(New Ulm, MN) – The suspect in a St. Paul murder case was arrested in New Ulm Friday morning.

According to a release from the New Ulm Police Department, Adeyemi Dean Jr, 25, was arrested without incident at a New Ulm residence just before 8 a.m.

Ramsey County had a warrant for Dean Jr.’s arrest on a second-degree murder charge.

News reports say that Dean Jr. killed his mother, Gabrielle Dearing, in April by stabbing her 68 times.

Dean was taken to the Brown County Jail, then transported to Ramsey County.

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