Police: Grove City Man Killed Ex-Wife, Had Son Report It

Police say they found 36-year-old Candice Roberts dead and covered by a sheet when they arrived at the home on 3246 Townhouse Dr. in Grove City(Photo: Flickr)
Police say they found 36-year-old Candice Roberts dead and covered by a sheet when they arrived at the home on 3246 Townhouse Dr. in Grove City(Photo: Flickr)

A Grove City man is in jail this morning after police say he killed his ex-wife outside an apartment when she arrived to pick up their children, then had their 13-year-old son call 911 to report the stabbing.

In a recording of the Sunday morning call, the boy says his father, 38-year-old Jeremy Roberts killed his mother and then told the teen to report it.

Police say officers responding to the scene found 36-year-old Candice Roberts’ body in a grassy area, covered by a blanket.

Jeremy Roberts remained in the Franklin County Jail this morning on one charge of murder.

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