In Philadelphia 72yrs old woman arrested for keeping corpse in her garage

Janet Powell-Dailey was busted by a neighbour who stumbled upon decomposing bodies while investigating a bad odour.

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Janet Powell-Dailey has been arrested for running an illegal funeral home where 3 decomposing bodies were found in her garage.

Powell was busted by a neighbour who stumbled upon decomposing bodies while investigating a bad odour.

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According to the Philadelphia Police in north Philadelphia, the 72yrs old woman who also claim to be the funeral home director was taken into custody Thursday for the illegal funeral home which had been in Powell-Dailey’s family for decades, and has been operating without a license since 2012.  the Philadelphia Police Department.

 

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According to a suit filed against Powell-Dailey the police found 3 decomposing bodies Powell’s garage, bodies of Albert Andrews, 84, who died July 26, and Sally Czarnecki, 86, who died August 13, were in unsealed cardboard cremation boxes.

The body of Leon Nelson, 89, who died August 11, was in an unsealed coffin when the bodies were found on the 25.

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