July 17, 2024

Crime

Aaron Pennington, 33, allegedly shot and killed his spouse, Breanne Pennington, 30, final month. Police recovered his automobile final week, however have but to find him.

Gardner resident Aaron Pennington (left) is needed for the homicide of his spouse, Breanne Pennington (proper). Handout

Authorities are nonetheless looking for Gardner resident Aaron Pennington, who’s charged with homicide for allegedly killing his spouse, and are hoping the general public would possibly be capable of assist them discover him. 

Police have been on the lookout for the 33-year-old Air Power veteran since Oct. 22 once they discovered his spouse, 30-year-old Breanne Pennington, useless of a gunshot wound to the face of their Cherry Road residence. 

On Thursday, the Worcester County District Lawyer’s Workplace reiterated a name for anybody, particularly individuals within the Gardner space, to be looking out for “suspicious exercise.”

The DA’s workplace additionally requested individuals with path cameras close to Camp Collier, the Boy Scout camp in Gardner the place they discovered Aaron Pennington’s automobile, to watch them for potential sightings of Pennington. 

Pennington is described as a white man with blonde hair and blue eyes, the DA’s workplace stated. He’s roughly 6-foot-2 and 175 kilos. Anybody who sees him shouldn’t strategy him and may as an alternative name 911 instantly, as he’s believed to be armed and harmful. 

The investigation into Breanne Pennington’s homicide started Oct. 22 after the couple’s 4 youngsters went to a neighbor’s home and the neighbor known as 911, in line with courtroom paperwork. Within the Pennington’s residence, police discovered spent shell casings, however not Breanne Pennigton’s gun, and shortly issued a warrant for her husband’s arrest on a cost of carrying a firearm with out a license.

By means of interviews, investigators found that the Penningtons had long-standing “marital points,” and that Breanne Pennington was planning on leaving her husband and taking their youngsters together with her, in line with courtroom paperwork. In addition they realized that Aaron Pennington had been coping with psychological well being points, however didn’t cost him together with his spouse’s homicide till days later once they discovered a suspicious be aware on his telephone.

Pennington was final seen leaving his home slightly earlier than 9 a.m. on Oct. 22 in his automobile, which was discovered the following night. Massachusetts State Police used Air Wings and Ok-9 models to seek for him across the wooded space the place the automobile was discovered, however in the end got here up empty.

No new developments within the case have been introduced. Anybody with details about Aaron Pennington or his spouse’s dying is requested to contact state police at 508-832-9124.