How sad for him. He was depressed.
(Suspect), 49, whose most recent address was listed as 477 Sunset St., went to a Walmart to purchase a knife, then to the home of (Victim), 40, of 2854 Rock Ford Road in Newton about 4:30 a.m. He then broke out a window and climbed in the house, according to Sheriff Coy Reid of the Catawba County Sheriff’s Office. (Suspect), is accused of stabbing (Victim), then forcing her outside and into the passenger side of her vehicle, which (Suspect), then drove south down U.S. 321.
As the vehicle crossed into Gaston County, (Victim) jumped out. (Suspect), pulled over, ran back to (Victim) and stabbed her several more times, the press release said. (Victim) fought back and got away, but as she fled, she was struck by a tractor-trailer and killed.
But his friend said he was “depressed.”
What was he doing outside of prison in the first place?