Brittany A. Wilson, 32, stabbed her boyfriend to death with a sword on Christmas Eve.
According to the Cape Girardeau Police Department, police received a call for suspicious activity around 11:05 pm December 24, 2021. When they arrived at the address in question, they observed a female standing in front of the house with what was determined to be blood.
Police placed Wilson in handcuffs and searched the house. They located Wilson’s boyfriend, 34-year-old Harrison Stephen Foster in the basement. He had multiple stab wounds to his body.
Wilson told police that she and Harrison had used methamphetamine earlier in the day. She also disclosed that she believed that entities were living inside of Harrison and had been living there for months. Wilson explained to officers by stabbing him, she was “setting the entities free.” Police found a sword on the lawn, which is believed to be the murder weapon.
Wilson was charged with first-degree homicide. She is being held on $2 million bond.