A Pennsylvania man is accused of brutally killing his spouse and police stated he gave an in depth account of the assault that concerned a hearth poker and knife, a report stated.
Police in Plymouth informed Fox 56 that Daniel Barrett, 40, was “emotional and excited” when he arrived on the precinct Tuesday to say that he had killed his spouse. He believed that she had been dishonest on him, police stated, based on the report.
The bloodied physique of Mary Susan Barrett, his spouse, was positioned in the home with a gap in her cranium, the report stated.
Daniel Barrett allegedly informed cops that they acquired into an argument and he blacked out. He allegedly stated he got here to whereas standing over her with the hearth poker, the report stated. He allegedly hit her once more. Police stated at one level the hearth poker acquired “entangled” along with her physique, based on the report.
Police stated he bludgeoned her with the poker and stabbed her repeatedly with a knife, Residents Voice, a neighborhood newspaper, reported.
After the alleged assault, he washed off his face and heard her make a sound, so he moved the physique within the residence’s basement the place it stayed for 2 days, police stated, based on the paper.
The paper reported that Daniel Barrett was charged with legal murder and he was denied bail.