Husband Shoots Spouse’s Lover After Catching Them In Mattress Hours After Their Marriage Ended Unofficially
An Indiana man has been charged with taking pictures and critically injuring his newly-estranged spouse’s lover after discovering the amorous pair in mattress collectively.
Final week, officers with the Marion Police Division responded to a house within the 500 block of East Highland Avenue, the place they have been met by 34-year-old Robert Beck.
In response to police, Beck knowledgeable the officers that he had shot somebody and was the one who referred to as 911 to report the taking pictures.
Upon getting into the home, police discovered the sufferer, recognized as 51-year-old Brian Eccles, affected by gunshot wounds to his chest and left arm.
Beck’s spouse, Jodi Beck, 35, and the couple’s two kids, ages 7 and 11, have been additionally current inside the house on the time of the incident.
Responding officers administered first help to Eccles till paramedics arrived and transported him to Marion Normal Hospital. He was later airlifted to a hospital in Fort Wayne in important situation.
Throughout the investigation, police discovered that Robert and Jodi Beck had separated earlier within the day.
The jilted husband had left the couple’s dwelling, then returned later to seek out Eccles within the bed room along with his estranged spouse.
‘A confrontation occurred and Beck shot Eccles with a 380 caliber handgun,‘ based on a press launch from the police.
Officers on the scene recovered the weapon and arrested Beck on a cost of felony aggravated battery. His bond was set at $30,005.