Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Mom Beheaded by Son , Identified As Farmingdale State College Professor.
, Derek Ward, 35, for no known reason. Patricia Ward worked at the Farmingdale state college for 28 years. Derek her son, lopped off her head and dumped her body on Long Island street before jumping in front of a train, in what seems to be grisly murder-suicide.
Derek Ward battled psychiatric problem over a decade. He murdered his mother in her home in Farmingdale N.Y.
Horrified neighbors mistook the gruesome killing as a Halloween prank.
Derek after leaving his mother's torso and on either side of the Secatogue road and walked three blocks to the Long Island Rail Road Station and dived in front of a train. killing himself.
Photo Credit: Farmingdale State College