A University of Wisconsin-Madison student was charged with murdering his mother on Tuesday after he allegedly beat her to death with a baseball bat while home on Spring Break. Thomas J. Summerwill, 21, was charged with two felony counts of second-degree murder after prosecutors say he beat his mother, 53-year-old Mary Summerwill, to death last month. MAN WIELDING BASEBALL BAT KILLED 1, INJURED 3 OUTSIDE DENVER STRIP CLUBLiam Dixon, Summerwill’s attorney, also stated that the suspect thought his mother was an intruder in his bedroom when he struck her with the sports memorabilia baseball bat that had been hanging on his wall. CLICK HERE FOR FOX NEWS APPSummerwill turned himself into police on Monday and his bail on Tuesday was set at $300,000. He is set to appear in court again on May 23.
Source: Fox News May 15, 2019 10:41 UTC