This recent school photo provided by the Thibodaux, La. Police Department shows 7-year-old Jori Lirette. Jori's father, Jeremiah Lee Wright, is accused of bludgeoning, decapitating and dismembering his disabled 7-year-old son and leaving the boy's head near the street so the child's mother would see it — a killing that brought seasoned police officers to tears, authorities said Monday, Aug. 15, 2011. (AP Photo/Thibodaux Police Department)
This recent school photo provided by the Thibodaux, La. Police Department shows 7-year-old Jori Lirette. Jori's father, Jeremiah Lee Wright, is accused of bludgeoning, decapitating and dismembering his disabled 7-year-old son and leaving the boy's head near the street so the child's mother would see it — a killing that brought seasoned police officers to tears, authorities said Monday, Aug. 15, 2011. (AP Photo/Thibodaux Police Department)
published Tuesday, August 16th, 2011
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A Louisiana man told investigators he decapitated his disabled 7-year-old son because he had grown tired of caring for the boy, who had cerebral palsy and heart problems, needed a feeding tube and used a wheelchair, police said.

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