Maine lady stabbed 484 occasions throughout drug theft: report

A Maine lady was stabbed 484 occasions throughout a frenzied assault that police mentioned was carried out by a pair trying to steal Xanax tablets and money from her.

Kimberly Neptune, 43, of Perry, had a whole bunch of wounds on her legs, abdomen, neck and head when her bloodied physique was found by her brother wrapped in a blanket in April, State Police Detective Lawrence Anderson wrote in an affidavit that was unsealed Wednesday and obtained by Bangor Daily News.

Donnell Dana, 39, and Kailie Brackett, 38, have been each charged with homicide on April 29, greater than per week after Neptune’s brutal killing.

Dana had beforehand lived with Neptune, however moved out of her dwelling in 2021. He and Brackett have a younger youngster collectively.

The police affidavit alleged that Brackett had accused Neptune of stealing cash, and that Dana and Brackett deliberate to rob her of 300 Xanax tablets and money.

Donnell Dana, 39, has been charged with homicide for allegedly stabbing Kimberly Neptune.
Washington County Jail
Kailie Brackett, 38, allegedly told a witness after the murder that "Kim put up a good fight."

Kailie Brackett, 38, allegedly informed a witness after the homicide that “Kim put up an excellent combat.”
Washington County Jail

“Brackett was speaking to anybody who would take heed to her,” the affidavit reportedly mentioned.

A day after Neptune’s killing, Brackett allegedly informed a witness concerning the lethal assault.

According to the affidavit, Brackett informed the witness that she referred to as Neptune on April 20 and organized to satisfy the next evening.

When Brackett and Dana confirmed up collectively at Neptune’s residence, the person allegedly charged the sufferer, whereas the lady proceeded to ransack her residence seeking medication, money and jewellery.

An autopsy showed that Neptune sustained wounds on her legs, stomach, neck and head, and was then wrapped in a blanket and left to die.
An post-mortem confirmed that Neptune sustained wounds on her legs, abdomen, neck and head, and was then wrapped in a blanket and left to die.
Facebook/Kimberly Neptune

Brackett was quoted as telling the witness that “Kim put up an excellent combat,” whereas Dana was mentioned to have informed the identical person who his altercation with the sufferer “received uncontrolled.”

Shortly after 8:10 p.m. April 21, a relative of Neptune’s referred to as police, asking for a welfare examine on her.

Officers who responded to her residence on Thunder Road in Perry discovered the lady useless.

Police at the time released screenshots from a neighbor’s surveillance video exhibiting an individual wearing all black strolling by the crime scene. That individual was later recognized as Brackett.

Police in Perry, Maine, released screenshots from a surveillance video showing Brackett walking by Neptune's home.
Police in Perry, Maine, launched screenshots from a surveillance video exhibiting Brackett strolling by Neptune’s dwelling.
Maine Department of Public Safety

Brackett and Dana have been being held with out bond on the Washington County jail Friday.

Neptune was a member of the Passamaquoddy Tribe who labored as a seasonal housekeeper. According to her obituary, she is survived by a number of siblings, nieces and nephews.

“Kim was additionally recognized for her huge coronary heart and delicate soul and her willingness to assist out anybody she knew confirmed her love and compassion for others,” the obituary acknowledged.



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