Parents: Shooting began after daughter reported sexual assault- – The parents of the woman who was kidnapped in a shooting incident that killed two people believe that the gunman was furious. When she found out that their daughter was sexually assaulted by the suspect days earlier.
Rick and Kim Irish told the press, Two days before the shooting, Anthony Lord, the gunman had been obsessed with their daughter, Brittany Irish,21-year-old.
Rick Irish said, “He knows he was going to jail for life for what he did to Brittany … so he was just going to go out with a bang,” .
Brittany’s boyfriend, Kyle Hewitt, was fatally shot and shot and wounded her mother before kidnapping the girl. Another man was also shot later died.
On Monday via video link, Lord, 35, is charged with kidnapping and murder. He remained in the Aroostook County Jail after making a brief court appearance .
Tuesday, Anthony Lord lawyer did not immediately respond to a message from seeking comment on the sexual-assault allegations.
The sexual assault does not typically identify people but Brittany Irish wanted to tell the full story as she consented to being identified.
On an affidavit released, Anthony Lord confessed to the killings, telling investigators he believed he’d shot five people. He was not required to enter a plea during court proceeding, yet his lawyer was seeking a mental health evaluation.
A state police affidavit released Monday said Lord confessed to the killings, telling investigators he believed he’d shot five people. Lord was not required to enter a plea during the court proceeding. His lawyer said he was seeking a mental health evaluation.
Anthony Lord has a criminal record that includes sexual assault, domestic assault, criminal threatening. And had been convicted in 2004 of unlawful contact with someone under 14 years of age, police records shows.IMAGE/news.mpbn.net