FARMINGDALE, New York, (WTNH)– Police in Long Island are investigating a crime so gruesome that people thought it was a Halloween prank.
Witnesses told police that a man beheaded his mother in Farmingdale, New York and then jumped in front of a train on Tuesday night.
Police found that woman, in her sixties, near the train station and investigators believe shortly after the son committed suicide by train.
According to police, there are no terror links suspects and they haven’t found a murder weapon. Investigators are treating the crime as a murder suicide.