Man who claims the devil told him to kill his friend was in court Monday

By: NewsCenter16 Staff Email
By: NewsCenter16 Staff Email

MISHAWAKA, Ind. - A man who claims the devil told him to kill his friend was in court on Monday.

Leo Wantuch is charged with attempted murder and battery after attacking a friend with a pipe in Mishawaka.

According to a police report, Wantuch told police the devil began controlling him after he started taking Paxil.

He was in court today where a doctor gave a psychiatric evaluation.

Wantuch is expected to be back in court April 1 for a status hearing.


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