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Wife Of Pleasant Valley Strangling Suspect Took Police To Victim's Body

Pleasant Valley Police were taken to the body of a strangling victim.
Pleasant Valley Police were taken to the body of a strangling victim. Photo Credit: The Daily Voice File Photo

PLEASANT VALLEY, N.Y. -- A man's wife reportedly showed police where to find the remains of her husband's mother, whom he is accused of strangling then bringing to a desolate area in South Carolina 800 miles away, according to Poughkeepsie Journal.

The woman reportedly assisted her husband in taking the body there following the strangling then putting his mother's body in a Pleasant Valley Motel room for seven weeks, the Poughkeepsie Journal says.

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