Sheriff Hobart Lewis speaks on Edna Suttles case

Sheriff Lewis
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Investigators from the Greenville County Sheriff's Office and other federal and local agencies say a serial killer from Western North Carolina is now behind bars. 59 year old, Daniel Printz of Bostic , North Carolina plead guilty Tuesday on charges stemming from the kidnapping and killing of an elderly Upstate woman. 80 year old, Edna Suttles of Travelers Rest was last seen with Printz in the parking lot of the Food Lion in Travelers Rest. Printz admitted to buying yogurt from the grocery store and using it to sedate Suttles with drugs. He also confessed to taking her vehicle from Food Lion, parking it at a neaby hotel and wiping it down before taking Suttles to his North Carolina home. Edna Suttles was then found dead in a wooded area of Rutherford County on May 17th. On Wednesday, Greenville County Sheriff Hobart Lewis held a press conference concerning the case. An excerpt from the Sheriff's press conference can be heard below.