In a shocking incident in Tennessee, a woman has been arrested for allegedly stabbing her daughter to death. The accused, Carolyn D. Garrett, 65, claimed that she killed an alien who was attempting to harm her children. However, her son stated that she believed she had killed the devil. The police have confirmed that Carolyn Garrett now faces charges of first-degree murder for the fatal stabbing of her 50-year-old daughter, Conju Garrett, in Memphis.
Responding to a suspicious person call, the police discovered Conju Garrett’s lifeless body in the road outside a home in Memphis. Carolyn Garrett was subsequently arrested and is currently being held at the Shelby County Jail. Online jail booking records indicate that her bail has been set at $500,000. During her arrest, Carolyn Garrett waived her rights and provided a detailed account of the events leading up to the stabbing. Her son, Kenyarda Townsel, 27, also corroborated her claims about killing the devil.
According to the probable cause affidavit, Carolyn Garrett stated that she heard voices coming from the wall, instructing her to kill her daughter. She admitted to retrieving a knife from the kitchen and cutting Conju Garrett on the back of her neck and back. Carolyn Garrett then allegedly dragged her daughter’s body outside and placed it on the curb. She confessed to cleaning up the blood in the house with a towel and discarding it outside.
Upon arriving at the scene, the police followed a trail of blood from the carport door to the street, where they discovered Conju Garrett’s lifeless body. She was pronounced dead at the scene. Carolyn Garrett was immediately informed of her charge and taken to Regional One Hospital for evaluation before being booked. She is scheduled to appear in court on Wednesday.
The shocking incident in Tennessee has left the community in disbelief. Carolyn Garrett’s claims of killing an alien or the devil have raised questions about her mental state and the circumstances leading up to the tragic event. As the investigation continues, authorities will delve deeper into the motive behind the stabbing and assess Carolyn Garrett’s mental health. The court appearance scheduled for Wednesday will shed further light on this distressing case.