Chesterton, Indiana, Police: Man tricked woman into digging her own grave

October 5, 2012 4:16:52 AM PDT
Chesterton, Indiana, police say they have solved a cold case murder in which a man tricked a woman into digging her own grave.

Johnnathon Fuller was charged Wednesday in the death of Sylvia Marie Jones three years ago.

The Chicago Tribune reports Fuller is accused of luring Jones to a beach in Gary to help him dig up something he had buried.

Prosecutors say Fuller killed Jones with an ax.