Man Pleads Guilty to Murder of Aunt in Conshohocken

The Times Herald reports that Matthew Joseph Wertz Jr. has plead guilty to the December 16, 2016 murder of his aunt, Catherine Wanamaker, at her home on the 900 block of Hallowell Street in Conshohocken. Wertz plead guilty to third-degree murder and was sentenced by Judge Thomas C. Branca to 20 to 40 years in state prison. Wertz, who had previously lost an arm and a leg, was recommended by the judge to be placed in a minimum security prison that houses the infirm.

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