Friday, March 30, 2012
Michael Stolz: Dog poops on floor, so he shoots it, shoots his other dog, then shoots his wife in the head for complaining about it
According to officers with the Lewisville Police Department, an elderly man has admitted to shooting and killing his wife after becoming frustrated with one of his dogs for defecating inside their house.
Police say they became aware of a problem on March 27, when a supervisor with Verizon called to report that 49-year-old employee Bernice Stolz hadn’t been to work for several days and that it wasn’t like her to miss work without calling.
Officers went to Stolz home, in the 1600 block of Chisolm Trail, and after getting no response from doorbell rings and knocks on windows and doors went into the backyard. When police entered the house through a sliding glass door an officer saw a dead dog on the living room floor.
According to a police affidavit, when officers entered the house and began announcing their presence, an elderly man yelled out from a hidden position and said he would be “out there” in a minute and that officers should not come back to where he was. As officers continued to try and coax the man out they noticed a smelled that they believed to be that of a decomposing body. Read More