Loose talk worked against this local suspect in the aftermath of a horrific assault.
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As officers were taking him into custody, his daughter walked onto the deck of the apartment and he told her to get “baby girl” — a pet name for his machete, a detective wrote in the court document. Officers saw her come out while holding the blade and asked her to bring the weapon back inside.
During a sweep of his apartment, officers noticed blood by the front door and saw the “blood soiled” machete sitting on the living room loveseat. A large amount of blood was also seen outside the victim’s apartment door.
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A 54-year-old man is accused of nearly killing his neighbor with a machete nicknamed "baby girl" after an argument and fight that unfolded late Saturday in his Raytown apartment. Donald C. Murphy, of Raytown, is charged with first-degree assault and armed criminal action in Jackson County Circuit Court, documents filed Sunday show.