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Funeral director took photos of corpse and sent them to people to ‘gross them out’

By Mason White 12:42 PM September 24, 2017
Angeliegha Stewart
Angeliegha Stewart
By: William Martin

(Scroll down for video) A funeral director was arrested after police learned that she abused a corpse for fun.

27-year-old Angeliegha M. Stewart of Pennsylvania, was the funeral director at Lanterman and Allen Funeral Home in East Stroudsburg, before she was arrested.

The Monroe County District Attorney’s office said that Stewart took photos of a dead person and sent them to her friends and family members to “gross them out.”

Authorities who were tipped off to the outrageous behavior, obtained a search warrant.

They searched the funeral director’s home and cell phone. They then found the disturbing photos of the corpse.

According to police, Stewart admitted to detectives that she took the photos to “gross people out.” Officers also allegedly found drugs in her home.

Stewart was charged with abuse of corpse, criminal use of a communication facility, disorderly conduct, harassment, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia, and possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance.