85-Year-Old Man Arrested For Stabbing Wife To Death Over Pancakes

Posted December 15, 2023 by with 0 comments

Haven’t had pancakes in so long, but all the syrup and butter and fluffy goodness is such a nice treat. How could he refuse this? Via the DOJ in Washington D.C.:

Defendant Did Not Want to Eat the Pancakes She Made and Stabbed Her in the Back.

Steven Schwartz, 85, of Washington, D.C., was arrested earlier today on the charge of second-degree murder while armed in the stabbing death of his 81-year-old wife, Sharron Schwartz, on December 10, 2023, at their D.C. home, U.S. Attorney Matthew M. Graves announced.

Defendant Schwartz was arraigned today in D.C. Superior Court, via video appearance, where he entered a plea of not guilty. The Honorable Magistrate Judge Sherry Trafford found probable cause that the defendant committed the murder and held him without bond pending his preliminary hearing on January 2, 2024, at 9:30 a.m., before Judge Demeo in Courtroom 303.