Former Dallas Cowboys participant, Anthony McClanahan, has been detained as a main suspect in a attainable home violence murder.
PEOPLE confirms the 46-year-old’s spouse, Keri “KC” McClanahan, of Arizona, 28, was discovered useless early Thursday morning on the Park Regency condominiums in Park City, Utah. The Park City Police Department has dominated the obvious reason behind demise was knife wounds to her throat.
KC’s physique was present in a mattress when the police arrived on the third-floor room, in accordance with Park City Police Chief Wade Carpenter throughout a Thursday morning information convention. Officials discovered her physique after somebody from the lodge flagged down a patrol sergeant to report a “ruckus” within the room. There seemed to be a path of blood by way of a part of the car parking zone.
Anthony and KC wed on Jan. 14 at Galbraith Mountain Bike Park in Bellingham, Washington as shared of their marriage ceremony announcement on The Knot. KC leaves behind a 9-year-old daughter and a 7-year-old son from a earlier relationship.
The case is the primary murder in Park City since a homicide in spring 2016.
• Want to maintain up with the most recent crime protection? Click right here to get breaking crime information, ongoing trial protection and particulars of intriguing unsolved instances within the True Crime Newsletter.
In court docket paperwork filed Friday in Third District Court, McClanahan was “detained by Park City Police and is a suspect in a homicide involving domestic violence,” in accordance with a number of native media shops.
The Utah Attorney General’s workplace requested for a no-bail warrant towards McClanahan as he “now poses a flight risk due, as he has no ties to the State of Utah, has criminal charges pending in Arizona and Utah involving Domestic Violence, and has demonstrated a recent willingness to be a fugitive from justice,” as acknowledged in court docket paperwork.
“She was such an amazing mother and such a beautiful humanitarian,” KC’s sister, Heather Gauf, mentioned to The Salt Lake Tribune on Friday. “This is going to deeply affect my little niece and nephew, to know that their mother was murdered,” shared Gauf of KC who had fled from husband Anthony greater than as soon as.
On Oct. 12, Anthony was arrested and charged with little one kidnapping and being a Fugitive from Justice, in accordance with an announcement from PCPD. The first-degree felony little one kidnapping case entails his Eight-year-old son from a earlier relationship. Anthony allegedly took him from faculty property in Maricopa County, Arizona, on Oct. three. Anthony has not made a plea but and has not gone to court docket.
Homicide costs haven’t been filed towards McClanahan. The case might be screened by the Summit County Attorney’s Office early subsequent week.