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83-Year-Old Tonawanda Woman Due in Court

Tonawanda, N.Y. (WBEN) - An 83-year-old Tonawanda woman will be in Tonawanda Court late today after police charged her with beating her 89-year-old husband to death inside their home.

Police in the town of the town of Tonawanda told local media that 83-year-old Phyllis Eson was arrested Monday.

Officials said the woman had blood on her clothes when she answered the door. They said her husband was found dead on a floor. An autopsy determined he died from blows to his head.

Eson was being held at the Erie County Jail awaiting today's arraignment on a second-degree murder charge.

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