PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A Washington County man serving a life sentence for murdering his elderly neighbor has died in prison.
David A. McClelland died at the State Correctional Institution in Greene County on May 30 of natural causes.READ MORE: Urban Redevelopment Authority Accepting Renovation Proposals For Old Beltzhoover Elementary School
He was convicted in the death of 92-year-old Evelyn Stepko.
She was found stabbed to death in July of 2011 inside her home in Coal Center.
Officials said that’s where she had stashed thousands of dollars.READ MORE: Fayette Co. Ranks 9th In COVID-19 Vaccination Rates In Pa.
McClelland’s son, also named David, is serving life; and his wife, Diane, is serving 29 years in prison for their alleged roles in Stepko’s murder.
The younger David and Diane were sentenced in June of 2013.Indiana Teacher Fired After Sex Abuse Charges In Ohio