LONG PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Government say the son of a former NFL lineman sought after on homicide fees in Minnesota for the capturing of his oldsters was once arrested Saturday in Mexico.
The Todd County Sheriff’s Place of business says 22-year-old Dylan John Bennett was once arrested on 2nd stage homicide fees at a resort Saturday in Cancun.
Government say Bennett had contacted County Sheriff Steve Och previous within the day to mention that he would flip himself in to the FBI. However a sheriff’s place of work observation mentioned the arrest by means of Mexican government got here ahead of the ideas might be communicated to them.
“The FBI is taking him into custody now and can shipping him to Minnesota within the coming days,” the observation mentioned.
The our bodies of 63-year-old Barry Bennett and his spouse, Carol, have been discovered Wednesday at their house in Lengthy Prairie, a the town of about 3,500 other folks 124 miles (200 kilometers) northwest of Minneapolis. Their deaths have been dominated murder from gunshots.
A prison grievance says Dylan Bennett’s automotive was once on the scene with an empty field for a nine mm handgun within, at the side of ammunition.
Investigators imagine the Bennetts have been killed Monday. The grievance mentioned Carol Bennett, who would’ve been 64 on Thursday, was once shot a couple of occasions within the again and torso. Barry Bennett, 63, was once shot a couple of occasions within the torso and head.
Consistent with the prison grievance, Barry Bennett informed the Todd County Sheriff’s Place of business in December that Dylan had expressed ideas about killing his oldsters whilst he was once in a psychological well being remedy facility.
The prison grievance outlines how government tracked the circle of relatives in contemporary days.
Barry Bennett was once observed Monday in Lengthy Prairie at about midday. Previous Monday, Dylan Bennett was once observed using his automotive all over a financial institution transaction through which a big sum of money was once withdrawn from the Bennetts’ account, the grievance mentioned.
Carol Bennett’s credit score and debit playing cards have been utilized in Wisconsin, Illinois and Ohio on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Her automotive was once present in Columbus, Ohio. Dylan Bennett had a airplane price tag for a flight from Columbus to Cancun.
Barry Bennett performed 11 seasons with the New Orleans Saints, the New York Jets and Minnesota Vikings.
The Superstar Tribune reported Bennett had retired from instructing bodily schooling in Lengthy Prairie. Superintendent Jon Kringen mentioned Bennett hardly ever mentioned his NFL occupation until any person requested.