Man kills his wife because she nagged about not receiving a present (video)By Mason White 4:14 PM January 7, 2015
By: Feng Qian
(Scroll down for video) A woman is dead after she nagged her husband about not receiving a present, police in Massachusetts said.
The Boston Police Department said that 51-year-old Julio Resto pleaded not guilty to murder and other charges at the Waltham District Court, in connection with the death of 42-year-old Gloria Resto.
Julio Resto is being held without bail.
According to the police investigation, Resto first tried to strangle his wife and then stabbed her with a kitchen knife in their apartment early on Wednesday morning.
Julio Resto told police that his wife was upset because he did not buy her a present. After the stabbing, Resto tried to commit suicide by stuffing a towel in the exhaust pipe of his car.
The suicide attempt however, failed. Officers who arrived at the scene found the dead body of Gloria Resto. They also found her son asleep in his bed unharmed.