A Connecticut man charged with killing his mother gave police an in depth confession Monday, stating that one factor possessed him to beat her and eliminate the physique.
All through his arraignment, 34-year-old Kyle Tucker of Hamden, Connecticut, knowledgeable police that he was behind the demise of Donna Tucker, 60, and that he was possessed when he killed her and positioned the physique in a fire pit, according to court docket docket paperwork obtained by the New Haven Register.
“[God] obtained into my physique and walked me downstairs with my baseball bat and it was very quick and almost even laborious to remember,” Tucker knowledgeable police. “I don’t truly actually really feel desire it was fully my ideas or physique doing one thing, it was [God] strolling by the use of me.”
Tucker was charged with murder and tampering with proof and is being held on bail for $5 million. His subsequent court docket docket date is June 19.
Police arrested Tucker on Saturday after he confessed to killing his mother, which he claimed was in self-defense after she tried on quite a lot of occasions to kill him. He alleged that Donna Tucker tried to poison him and laced his bedding and meals with parasites. However, there have been no critiques on doc regarding these claims
Donna Tucker was reported missing on Friday by her sister, who turned anxious after communication stopped. Police on Saturday arrived at Donna Tucker’s residence the place Kyle Tucker allowed officers to go searching the home the place he lived alongside along with his mother. He first gave a false account in regards to the whereabouts of his mother nonetheless later revealed the fact and admitted to killing her.
Kyle Tucker knowledgeable police that he hit his mother throughout the head with a baseball bat whereas the two had been throughout the kitchen spherical 5 a.m. He said she fell on her once more and that’s when he proceeded to hit her as soon as extra throughout the face, “very laborious … to confirm she would die quickly.”
Kyle Tucker then dragged his mother’s physique from the kitchen to a fire pit sooner than setting it on hearth. He claims that after coming back from a go to to the gasoline station for further gasoline, he burned the baseball bat and the clothes he was sporting on the time for eight hours until it turned “fantastic ash.”
All through a search and seizure of the residence, police found proof of blood splatter on the ceiling and a coat of latest paint on the partitions and what appeared to be the scent of chemical compounds coming from the kitchen.
Not lower than three incidents involving Hamden police exhibiting Kyle Tucker’s had emotional disturbances between July 2015 and August 2017, according to the arrest warrant. His aunt and his nephew also have a doc of hospitalizations for psychological illness.
Police in Connecticut arrested an individual after he admitted to killing his mother and disposing of the physique. Police tape is pictured hanging near a home on Feb. 26, 2005 in Park Metropolis, Kansas. Image: Larry W. Smith/Getty Photos