BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — An 88-yr-previous man who tried to kill his spouse with a hammer at her New York nursing house has been sentenced to 6 months in jail.
Martin Turkiewicz (TURK’-uh-witz) advised a decide on Thursday he needed to finish his spouse’s affected by dementia. The Cheektowaga (cheek-tuh-WAH’-guh) resident walked into the room of his spouse of 60 years in September and hit her within the head with a hammer.
Rita Turkiewicz is recovering from a fractured cranium.
Martin Turkiewicz pleaded responsible to assault in November and has been out on bail.
He advised the decide he needed to inform his spouse how sorry he’s. An order of safety bans him from seeing or contacting her besides on holidays underneath supervision.