HOT SPRINGS, Ark. – Arkansas police stated Wednesday an argument over stolen property agitated a Scorching Springs man to the purpose that he killed three pals earlier than asking one other to assist him eliminate the our bodies.
An affidavit stated Nicholas Lewondowski had gone to James Coble’s home with three associates Monday night time. Whereas there, the 4 friends argued about somebody within the group stealing property from another person within the group, the doc stated.
“Lewondowski obtained agitated with all three of his associates” they usually left to go to the house of somebody believed to be one of many victims, detective Mark Fallis wrote. “When Lewondowski returned to Coble’s residence the subsequent day …, he informed Coble that he had killed the three individuals.”
Coble stated he helped Lewondowski transfer automobiles from close to the crime scene and that the suspect nailed a door shut.
“Lewondowski then advised Coble that he would in all probability need assistance disposing of the our bodies, later, and would contact Coble within the subsequent day to take action,” Fallis wrote. “Lewondowski said that they might in all probability simply burn the residence down.”
Coble referred to as police, who discovered the house’s again door open. They discovered three our bodies in swimming pools of blood. The names of the victims weren’t launched pending notification of kin.
Lewondowski was being held with out bond on three capital homicide complaints. Jail data didn’t record a lawyer for him.