A Louisiana man accused him of brutally beating and killing his parents on Thanksgiving Weekend in Tennessee in 2016, attempting to dissolve the victim’s body with chemicals and, according to testimony presented on the first day of his murder trial, Boiled his mother’s severed head on the stove. .
Joel Guy Jr., 31, appeared in a November 2016 Knoxville court on the first murder charges in November 2016 of his 61-year-old father, Joel Michael Guy Sean, and his 55-year-old mother, Lisa Guy.
Prosecutors told the jury panel on Monday that Guy Jr. killed his father with a knife in the exercise room above his West Knox County home on November 26, 2016, then ambushed his mother when she returned home from a shopping trip Assassinated. Report WBIR
Joel Guy Jr., 31, is on trial in Tennessee for the barbaric murders of his parents, Joel Guy Sr., 61, and Lisa Guy, 55, who disbanded inside their home in 2016.
Guy Sean was stabbed 42 times and had his limbs amputated, while his wife suffered 31 stab wounds and her head was cut and boiled in a pot.
The son then allegedly dismembered the body of his parents and tried to dissolve some remains.
Knox County Sheriff’s Office Major Michael McLain testified, Joel placed the carcasses in an acid-based solution in an attempt to destroy evidence.
Deputants who responded to the house on November 28 to conduct a welfare check found the remains, including human hands, all scattered in the gore-strewn house.
The victims’ tauros and some of their organs were placed in 45-gallon plastic containers, condensed with a corrosive chemical and left to liquefy, in what prosecutors described as a ‘devilish stew of human remains’ Did, WWLT reported.
According to court documents, Lisa’s grave head was discovered in a pot of boiling liquid on the stove.
Knox County Prosecutor Leslie Nasios detailed a full roster of horrific injuries suffered by the victims on Monday.
On November 28, 2016, a welfare check was conducted at a people’s home in West Knox County, Tennessee, Tennessee
Guy Sean and Lisa’s torso was found immersed in corrosive chemicals. In this screenshot of WVLT, a body is shown removing the crime scene
Guy Zin was stabbed 42 times and stabbed, causing some to break his ribs and pierce his liver, lungs and kidneys.
The autopsy revealed that the man’s hands were amputated at the wrist, his arms were pierced with shoulder blades, his legs were on the hip and his right leg was removed from the ankle. Nasios said that the evidence indicated that the father struggled for his life.
Lisa was stabbed 31 times and her nine ribs were cut. His legs were amputated below the knee and his hands were removed from the shoulder.
Prosecutors said the former junior had created a checklist for the murders, suggesting premeditation. His written memories include himself as ‘stabbing,’ ‘killing him with a knife’. Clean the mess before you come home, ” kill him with a knife. “” Flush chambers toilet, not garbage disposal, “Get a sledgehammer to crush bones,” and “The body gives time to death, Albi. ‘
The son allegedly made a note about programming on his slain mother’s phone to send her a text message ‘to prove that she is alive’ while living in Louisiana.
According to the prosecution, Guy Jr.’s motive for Wild Double Murder was financial because his parents were planning to stop him from giving him money.
Guy was reportedly studying to become a plastic surgeon in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and was in college for nine years while his parents supported him.
The duo, who both worked as engineers, were prepared to retire and stop providing aid.
Prosecutors say Guy Jr.’s motive for the murders was financial because his parents were planning to stop giving him money so they could retire.
Guy Jr. included a section in his notes titled ‘Assets’. In it, Nasios told the court that the defendant planned to hide his father’s corpse and inherited his mother’s $ 500,000 life insurance.
According to the records, ‘All my money,’ he wrote. ‘I get the whole thing.’
Guy Jr.’s sister and half-sister tell the jury from the stand that they know their father and that his wife intends to stop giving him money. The couple planned to break the news to him during the Christmas holiday.
Angela Guy, defendant’s step sister, told the stand that her father and Lisa told her ‘it was time for Joel Michael to stand on his own two legs’.
Guy Jr. arrived at his parents’ home on Wednesday 23 November, spent Thanksgiving with his parents and three sisters and returned to Baton Rouge on Sunday.
When Lisa failed to show up for work on Monday, her supervisor, Jennifer Whitehead, made several attempts to reach her by phone, but he did not wake up.
Concerned for his safety, Whitehead told jurors that he called the officers and asked them to conduct a welfare investigation, which led to horrific searches, which investigators described as ‘terrible’.
Nacios said the deployment of people visiting the crime scene caused a physical reaction to the smell of chemicals and the rotting of the meat in the house, where the thermostat was set at 90 degrees.
The Advocate reported that friends had just sold their home and were in the process of moving to another house belonging to Guy Sr.’s deceased mother.
Gury Jr. was arrested a few days after the horrific murders in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Singing Sr.’s sister René Charles said his brother and his wife planned to retire in Terryswinsville, Tennessee, according to the Kingsport Times-News.
Guy Jr. was arrested in his Baton Rouge, Louisiana apartment on November 29, when he tried to enter his 2006 Hyundai Sonata.
The murder trial is expected to last for a week. The state is not seeking the death penalty against Guy Jr.