An Iowa teenager was arrested for allegedly stabbing his parents to dying inside their dwelling early Thursday morning, a report said.
Ethan Alexander Orton, 17, confessed to the cold-blooded killings in Cedar Rapids and instructed police he dedicated them so as to “take charge of his life,” in accordance to authorities and a legal grievance obtained by The Gazette.
Orton is accused of fatally knifing his 41-year-old mom, Misty Scott Slade, earlier than utilizing an ax to kill his father, Casey Orton, 42, in accordance to the grievance.
When officers arrived on the household’s dwelling, Orton was sitting exterior lined in blood, police mentioned.
The teen instructed the cops on scene that he had killed his parents, in accordance to the authorities.
The parents’ our bodies have been discovered inside the house.
Police charged the teen with two counts of first-degree homicide.