An economics professor at a personal Iowa liberal arts school has been arrested in her husband’s loss of life after he was sure, gagged and tied to a chair, based on studies.
Gowun Park, 41, was charged Wednesday with homicide within the weird death of Sung Woo Nam, West Iowa Police stated. Nam, additionally 41, died Saturday.
Her college students at Simpson Faculty in Indianola knew one thing was flawed when she notified them in an electronic mail Sunday that her lessons for the week had been canceled due to a “personal issue,” the Des Moines Register reported.
The night time earlier than, she known as 911 to report an unconscious individual at her residence.
Police stated Park sure her husband’s fingers and ft with zip ties, and tied him to a chair with rope, the paper reported.
Court docket data stated Park duct-taped Nam’s mouth after stuffing “an item of clothing” down his throat to forestall him from yelling, based on the paper.
The grievance stated Park ignored her distressed husband’s pleas to be untied, the paper reported.
“Ms. Park made efforts to hide and conceal the binding items prior to the arrival of emergency personnel,” police said in a criminal complaint, according to the Register. “The injuries sustained by Mr. Nam were not self-inflicted.”
Simpson’s interim president Bob Lane instructed college students the college was cooperating with the investigation, the Simpsonian scholar newspaper reported.