Dad heard three-year-old daughter screaming on a baby monitor as her uncle slashed her throat and killed her in front of her FOUR young siblings
-He rushed to try and save his daughter when her heard her horrifying shrieks
-Police say Beni Bulubenchi arrived to find his brother had slit her throat
-Emmanuel Flutur lashed out at Beni and cut his brother as he intervened
-Police in Kentucky say Josephine was killed in front of her four young siblings
A Dad heard his three-year-old daughter’s screams as her uncle slashed her throat in front of his four other children Kentucky police say.
Beni Bulubenchi rushed to the room to try and disarm his 33-year-old brother, Emmanuel Flutur, who cut him as he intervened.
The horrifying murder came after Fluter moved in with his sister Simona Bulubenchi, her husband Benjamin and their nine children.
Benjamin heard Jospehine’s screams on a baby monitor and raced into the room where he found his daughter with her throat slit.
Mr Bulubenchi was also cut by Fluter, according to Clinton County Sheriff Jim Guffey.
Mr Guffey said it was “the most horrendous crime” he’d ever seen in the small town of Albany during his 15 years on the job.
Jospehine was rushed to the University of Kentucky Children’s Hospital on Saturday following the violent attack.
She underwent emergency surgery on Saturday but tragically she died on Sunday at 5.23pm, more than a day after she was attacked.
Four other children were also in the room at the time of the attack, according to WKYT.
Sheriff Guffey is still looking at possible motives for the attack and said it was unlikely that Fluter was on drugs at the time.
“He was not acting like he was on anything,” he said.
But jail officials said he was “too violent” to take a mug shot following his arrest on Saturday.
Fluter was initially charged with two counts of first-degree assault and four counts of wanton endangerment.
One of the assault charges has now been upgraded to murder.
He is in custody at Clinton County Jail on a £397,000 [$500k] cash bond.
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