LEBANON COUNTY, Pa. – A Pennsylvania teenager is behind bars this afternoon and charged with killing his mother.
At 5:00 a.m. this morning, 17-year-old Jacob Taliaferro, called Lebanon County EMA and told the dispatcher that he killed his mother.
According to WPMT, police responded to the Taliaferro home and took the teenager into custody.
In the residence, officers found Lorrie Ann Demko, deceased from apparent stab wounds. Taliaferro told police that he stabbed his mother in the chest with a kitchen knife, then strangled her with a rope until she died. He then watched television for a while, took a shower and finally called 911.
Following arraignment Taliaferro was sent to the Lebanon County Correction Facility where he is being without bail.