Man says he killed wife to end her suffering from illnessPosted: Updated:
PHOENIX – A man was arrested for murder after allegedly killing his terminally-ill wife.
Sanford Garfinkel, 51, was arrested in Tucson on Thursday. He reportedly called police in the morning and said he killed his 56-year-old wife.
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Garfinkel told authorities he did it to end her suffering. He then tried to kill himself by trying to take a bunch of pills. He survived the suicide attempt and now faces first-degree murder.