In that call, Steven's mother told the dispatcher her son had killed the baby. Police were searching for the suspect's vehicle, a Honda minivan, when he was found dead inside the vehicle several miles away in Dover, New York.
His wife and biological daughter, 20-year-old Katie Pladl, was found dead a few miles away in CT, along with the body of her adoptive father.
The caller then said Steven admitted to killing his wife and her adoptive father, the station reports.
Around 9 a.m. Thursday, Bennett Pladl was found dead in the home the couple shared until their arrest on charges of incest, police said.
Not long afterwards, Steven and Katie's biological mother, Alyssa, separated and Katie and Steven started an affair.
He called his daughter's adoptive family in New Milford on Wednesday night saying he was going to see them, police in CT said.
A probation officer across the state line heard the announcement and spotted the van on Dog Tail Road in the town of Wingdale, New York. The vehicle was running. "He said he was going to bring the baby to her and then he's coming back".
Stephen Pladl, Katie's biological father and Bennett Pladl's biological father and grandfather, was found dead in Dover, New York by a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
"We're very saddened by today's events", Capps said. I really believe that if the judges or the prosecutor or the defense attorneys in this case had any clue that the minor child or anyone would be harmed there would not be a bond set for any of the parties. "We will provide additional details as they become available to us".
Dad in incest case killed daughter, infant son and adoptive father
Both Steven and Katie Pladl were released on bond with orders not to contact one another, WTVR CBS 6 reported. On Feb. 28, his daughter was granted bail on the condition she live with her adoptive parents in NY.
Police said the incest crime happened at their home in the West End. She blames Steven for brainwashing and seducing Katie. The mother of the child was Katie Pladl, 20, who was Steven Pladl's biological daughter and his wife.
Fortunately, the courageous officer on the roof had warned colleagues down below that the youngster could drop at any second, so they were ready to catch her.
Alyssa discovered the forbidden relationship after reading the diary of Katie's younger sister.
Police who were called to the residence by Steven's mother asking them to perform a welfare check at 9am, came upon the boy's lifeless body.
According to police, Steven Pladl tracked down his daughter and her adoptive father after driving through the night on Wednesday.
Steven Pladl and his daughter Katie were charged by Henrico police in January with felony incest after learning of their relationship.
Police said the death of a baby in North Carolina is connected to the New Milford double homicide that took place Thursday morning.
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Apple’s 9.7-inch Wi-Fi enabled iPad Pro was also still a great seller thanks to massive price discounts from retailers. Microsoft dropped their game changing console update, the Microsoft Xbox One X with a 1TB hard drive and 4K compatibility.