Daniel Barrett Wiki
Daniel Barrett Biography
Daniel Barrett is a Pennsylvania man who has been charged with criminal manslaughter after he confessed to beating his wife to death with a fireplace poker after an argument about infidelity.
He turned himself in to the Plymouth Township Police Station on Monday, January 11, and told officers that he had killed his wife.
Daniel Barrett Age
Daniel Barrett is 40 years old.
Daniel was married to Mary Barrett, the local Citizens ’Voice reported that the couple married in May 2015. Mary Susan Barrett was also a mother and had a 14-year-old daughter from a previous relationship.
He served in the US Air Force for about 20 years, serving three tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan before retiring in 2014, he wrote Citizens’ Voice.
Barrett murdered his wife for cheating on him
Daniel Barrett is charged with criminal manslaughter after he confessed to beating his wife to death with a fireplace poker after an argument about infidelity.
WNEP reported that the incident occurred after Barrett accused his wife of cheating on him during an argument and his wife admitted that she had been “hanging out” with someone else. She said he then hit her and knocked her down. The outlet reported that when officers went to Barrett’s home, they found a trail of blood to the basement where Mary Barrett’s body was found.
Barrett went to the police station around 5 p.m. Monday and court documents indicated that he appeared “thrilled and excited” when he confessed to the crime, according to Fox56. Police went to the couple’s home in the 100 block of Gaylord Avenue, where they found Mary Barrett “lying on the ground covered in blood with a hole in her skull,” the outlet described, citing court documents.
Barrett turned himself in to the Plymouth Township Police Station on Monday, January 11, and told officers that he had killed his wife.
He is being held at the Luzerne County Correctional Center without bail on a felony murder charge. His preliminary hearing was set for January 20.