Alaric Guahard’s verdict is scheduled for July 8 at 8:15 p.m.
ADRIAN, Michigan – A man accused of stabbing an 85-year-old man has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder Thursday.
Alaric Guahardo of Hadrianappeared in Lenavi County District Court, where he was declared mentally ill.
In September 2020, police were called to a mayor in Adrian, where they found a man suffering from multiple stab wounds to the head and neck. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Adrian police said a woman with a license to conceal a firearm kept the suspect in sight until police arrived.
At the time, police said they did not believe Guahard knew the victim, and the motives for the crime were unclear.
He was first charged with the following charges:
- Open murder
- Weapons are hidden
- Weapons – Dangerous weapons – Carrying with illegal intent
Guahard’s verdict is scheduled for July 8 at 8:15 p.m.