Wife dies after being bludgeoned with crowbar 'by her jealous husband'

ESCLUSIVO: Horrific video shows jealous husband bludgeoning his wife to death with a crowbar wrapped in plastic at a Manhattan bus stop screaming ‘How dare you cheat on me?”

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  • Julio Aponte, 63, is seen in shocking video obtained by DailyMail.com beating his wife and smashing her with a crowbar at a bus stop in Washington Heights
  • His wife Maria Kelly, 49 and mother of two, died Friday, four days after the attack
  • Aponte, wearing a black hoodie and black pants, is seen straddling his wife as he bludgeons her with the crowbar covered in plastic
  • Durante l'attacco, he yells at his wife ‘How dare you cheat on me?’
  • Bystanders screamed in horror and begged Aponte to stop before he fled on a motorcycle and was arrested nearby
  • Aponte was initially charged with attempted murder and assault, but he’s now expected to be charged with murder
  • Horrific video obtained by DailyMail.com shows a jealous husband flying into a rage and bludgeoning his wife to death with a crowbar at a bus stop in Washington Heights, as bystanders scream in horror.

    The victim Maria Kelly, 49, died Friday, four days after the attack at the corner of Fort Washington Avenue and West 163rd Street in New York City.

    Her husband Julio Aponte, 63, was initially charged with attempted murder and assault, but he is now expected to be charged with murder.

    The attack took place at 7am Monday, giugno 14 and deeply disturbing video shows the savage attack unfold at the bus stop as Aponte yelled ‘How dare you cheat on me?’








    Julio Aponte, 63, is seen in disturbing video obtained by DailyMail.com beating his wife and smashing her with a crowbar at a bus stop in Washington Heights

    Julio Aponte, 63, is seen in disturbing video obtained by DailyMail.com beating his wife and smashing her with a crowbar at a bus stop in Washington Heights

    Aponte, wearing a black hoodie and black pants, is seen straddling his wife as he bludgeons her with the crowbar covered in plastic

    Aponte, wearing a black hoodie and black pants, is seen straddling his wife as he bludgeons her with the crowbar covered in plastic

    rAponte, wearing a black hoodie and black pants, is seen straddling his wife as he bludgeons her with the crowbar covered in plastic

    Aponte was initially charged with attempted murder and assault, but he's now expected to be charged with murder

    Aponte was initially charged with attempted murder and assault, but he’s now expected to be charged with murder

    Aponte, wearing a black hoodie and black pants, is seen straddling his wife, who was lying beneath him on the pavement.

    Aponte and his wife Maria Kelly, 49, che è morto venerdì, four days after the attack

    Aponte and his wife Maria Kelly, 49, che è morto venerdì, four days after the attack

    He repeatedly bashed her head with a crowbar covered with a plastic bag, making a loud banging sound.

    Bystanders screamed for him to stop, but he continued the assault.

    He struck Kelly, a mother of two and school aide, three times in the video.

    With her sprawled out lifeless on the curb, he then threw the bag under the bus stop bench, making a clanking sound.

    Aponte then stood up, lentamente, tossed a backpack aside and stood beside her, gesturing with both arms as he continued to shout at his apparently unconscious wife.

    Bystanders gasped in horror, 'Pensavo che il modo in cui le mie tette stavano crescendo sarebbe stato un problema quando ho iniziato la scuola secondaria, videotaped him and called 911.

    Aponte lingered for a few more seconds before he stepped away.

    He fled on a motorcycle then was arrested nearby a few minutes later, ha detto la polizia.

    Aponte later dumped the motorcycle and told a parking attendant that he had killed his wife, secondo il New York Post.

    Aponte fled on a motorcycle then was arrested nearby a few minutes later, ha detto la polizia

    Aponte fled on a motorcycle then was arrested nearby a few minutes later, ha detto la polizia

    Bystanders gasped in horror, 'Pensavo che il modo in cui le mie tette stavano crescendo sarebbe stato un problema quando ho iniziato la scuola secondaria, videotaped him and called 911, but Aponte continued the gruesome attack

    Bystanders gasped in horror, 'Pensavo che il modo in cui le mie tette stavano crescendo sarebbe stato un problema quando ho iniziato la scuola secondaria, videotaped him and called 911, but Aponte continued the gruesome attack

    Kelly was taken by ambulance to Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center where she went into cardiac arrest due to her injuries and later died

    Kelly was taken by ambulance to Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center where she went into cardiac arrest due to her injuries and later died

    The parking attendant reportedly urged Aponte to call the police.

    He eventually called 911 and confessed to killing his wife because she had cheated on him, ha detto la polizia.

    Officers found his wife on the ground, unconscious and with severe head trauma.

    Kelly was taken by ambulance to Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center where she went into cardiac arrest due to her injuries and later died.

    Aponte’s charges could possibly be upgraded to murder, which would be handled by the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office.