Denton Police Department

North Texas Man Suspected of Cutting Off Mom's Head With Hacksaw

May 17, 2019 - 12:18 pm

DENTON (NBCDFW) - A Texas man used a hacksaw to cut off his mother's head before fleeing and leading police on a chase into Oklahoma last week before they arrested him, authorities said.

Isaac Israel Warriner, 22, was being held Friday in a Denton County, Texas, jail on charges including the abuse of a corpse.

Warriner hasn't been charged with killing his mother, 65-year-old Sarah Warriner, though authorities didn't immediately reply to phone messages and emails seeking further details, including whether such charges could be coming.

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