GRAFTON, Mass. (WCMH) — Police in Massachusetts are investigating after a 5-year-old girl lead them to her dead mother and injured father.
The girl was reportedly found by police at about 6 a.m., wandering in her pajamas on the side of the road.
When the girl led police to her home, they found the dead mother and the father with a knife in his neck.
A neighbor reported the little girl appeared to be running for her life from the home.
“All I could think about all day is the picture of that little girl running up the street and what she was running from,” said Jackie Costello. “She stayed on the side of the road running she never went until she darted across the street”
Police identified the man 42-year-old Michael Sugarman and the dead mother was 36-year-old Kelley Sugarman.
Michael Sugarman was hospitalized and is being treated for his injury.
According to police, Michael Sugarman’s wounds may have been self-inflicted and he will likely be charged with Kelley Sugarman’s death.