Amara Lundy, 23, was arrested on Monday for the brutal murder of her 56-year-old mother Susan Lundy in Olympia in Washington State

Daughter, 23, admits that she has strangled her mother and dismantled her body with a knife before loading the parts into a shopping cart and throwing them around the city in trash cans

  • Amara Lundy, 23, was arrested on Monday for the brutal murder of her 56-year-old mother Susan Lundy in Olympia in Washington State
  • Police said they first started investigating on July 6 when friends of the victim reported her missing
  • A month-long investigation investigating financial, telephone and social media files led the police to the victim's daughter
  • After her arrest, the police said that Lundy admitted to strangle her mother with a cord and to have split her into pieces with a large knife

A woman has admitted that she strangled her mother before she took her body apart, loaded the parts into a shopping cart, and then dumped it in garbage cans in the city.

Amara Lundy, 23, was arrested Monday for the brutal murder of her 56-year-old mother Susan Lundy in Olympia, Washington state.

Police said they first started investigating on July 6 when friends of the victim reported her missing.

The friends said it was unusual for them not to have heard or seen Susan for about a month.

Amara Lundy, 23, was arrested on Monday for the brutal murder of her 56-year-old mother Susan Lundy in Olympia in Washington State

Police said they first started investigating on July 6 when friends of the victim reported her missing

Police said they first started investigating on July 6 when friends of the victim reported her missing

Amara Lundy, 23, was arrested on Monday for the brutal murder of her 56-year-old mother Susan Lundy in Olympia in Washington State

A month-long investigation investigating financial, telephone and social media files led the police to the victim's daughter.

Police said Lundy admitted that she had murdered her mother after her arrest on Monday evening.

Lundy said she was fed up with her mother and decided that according to court documents it would be better for everyone if she were dead.

Then she would have carefully planned the murder of her mother.

Lundy told the police that she strangled her mother with a yellow cord that she had bought and said she was surprised how much force and time it took to die.

Her mother had begged her to stop, but Lundy felt that her only option was to strangle her mother, the police said.

Allegedly she continued to strangle her mother and she stopped whipping.

Lundy is accused of leaving her mother's body in a trash can for a week before she decided to throw it away.

Police said Lundy admitted killing her mother at home (above). Lundy told the police that she strangled her mother with a yellow cord that she had bought and said she was surprised how much force and time it took to die

Police said Lundy admitted killing her mother at home (above). Lundy told the police that she strangled her mother with a yellow cord that she had bought and said she was surprised how much force and time it took to die

Police said Lundy admitted killing her mother at home (above). Lundy told the police that she strangled her mother with a yellow cord that she had bought and said she was surprised how much force and time it took to die

Lundy said she was fed up with her mother and decided that according to court documents it would be better for everyone if she was dead

Lundy said she was fed up with her mother and decided that according to court documents it would be better for everyone if she was dead

Susan had begged Lundy to stop, but she felt that her only option was to strangle her mother, police said

Susan had begged Lundy to stop, but she felt that her only option was to strangle her mother, police said

Lundy said she was tired of her mother Susan (above) and decided that it would be better for everyone if she were dead, according to legal documents

Allegedly she used a large knife and a small saw to disassemble her mother.

The police said that Lundy then wrapped the body parts in plastic, put them in a shopping cart, and went to various waste containers to throw them away.

It is not yet clear whether Susan's body parts have been found.

Investigators believe that Susan may have been murdered for several weeks before she was reported missing.

Authorities had searched extensively for Susan when they were investigating it as a missing case.

Detectives investigated her house and K9 teams searched the surrounding areas. Authorities also published her disappearance and interviewed various family members and friends.

Friends of the victim said they were broken to hear she had been killed.

They said King5 that Susan was a hardworking member of the community who would help to deliver babies and worked at a food bank.

& # 39; It's terrible, & # 39; said a friend, Timothy Nogler. & # 39; It is very important to absorb it. & # 39;

Lundy is now being held without bail prior to a lawsuit on August 27.

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