Miami man posts bloody picture of his dead wife on facebook, confesses to killing
MIAMI — A Florida man surrendered to police Thursday morning after he reportedly confessed on facebook to killing his wife.
According to WSVN-TV, a FOX affiliate, Derek Medina admitted to shooting and killing his wife Jennifer Alfonso in their home on Thursday.
The television station reports that Medina’s father rushed over to his son’s home and Medina came out of his house and said, “I need to go to the police. I need to turn myself in.”
The Huffington Post reported Thursday that Medina posted a photo of his dead wife on facebook, with the words ‘Rip Jennifer Alfonso.’
The Huffington Post story said the image, which has since been removed from his facebook page, showed his wife’s body slumped backwards from her knees, with her face and arms covered in blood.
The post continued saying ‘I’m going to prison or death sentence for killing my wife love you guys miss you guys takecare Facebook people you will see me in the news.’ Click here to view the post.
Medina reportedly claimed his wife was punching him during the fight and he couldn’t take it anymore.
WSVN reports a young girl, who looked to be around ten-years-old was found upstairs unharmed. According to Medina’s father, the girl is the victim’s daughter.