By: KDKA-TV News Staff
BEAVER COUNTY, Pa. (KDKA) — The Beaver County District Attorney’s Office has reached a plea deal with a man accused of killing his father.READ MORE: N95 Masks Expected To Start Hitting Store Shelves By End Of January
The district attorney said Michael Miklaucic will plead guilty to third-degree murder.READ MORE: Pa. Revenue Dept. Offers Free Tax Filing Online
Miklaucic told police he went to his dad’s home in New Sewickley to help him get out of a scam in March. He said his father already lost a substantial about of money.
At some point, police say Miklaucic strangled his dad. He later told police he did it to protect his dad from the humiliation he might face.MORE NEWS: Kid Rock To Make Summer Tour Stop At Star Lake
Miklaucic faces 20 to 50 years in prison.