EAST STROUDSBURG, Pa. (AP) – A Pennsylvania funeral director has been charged with abusing corpses for allegedly taking cellphone footage of the lifeless to “gross out” her family and friends.
Twenty-seven-yr-previous Angeliegha Stewart additionally faces a marijuana cost, after Monroe County detectives discovered conversations about offers once they searched her telephone final month amid their investigation into the pictures.
Authorities say Stewart took footage of 1 corpse throughout an organ-harvesting course of and others of a decomposing corpse. A number of the corpses have been in caskets; some weren’t.
Authorities on Monday have been nonetheless figuring out the corpses.
Data present Stewart utilized for a public defender, however that workplace stated Monday it doesn’t symbolize her.
A spokesman for the Lanterman & Allen Funeral House in East Stroudsburg says officers are “dissatisfied” within the allegations and cooperating with authorities.