Tx. Woman Accused of Killing Husband as Their 2 Sons Slept Is Arrested After 7 Years at Large

He contacted police again on May 4 to report he found a dead body outside the couple’s home by the rear door, the affidavit states.

Simon’s brother allegedly told police he was at the residence to install a camera and when he was in the back yard he “could smell a strong odor” and found a pile of rocks by the backyard fence.

“He observed black bags in the shape of a body and that he touched the bag and felt a human hand,” the affidavit states.

Detectives soon learned the couple’s two kids were staying with family in Indiana.

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In an interview, the couple’s eldest child told detectives that his parents had been arguing a week earlier. He allegedly said he heard three “claps” that woke him up. He asked his mother what the noise was during the night and she told him a cabinet had turned over, according to the affidavit.

“He never saw Dad that morning or since,” the affidavit states.

Officers found three bullet holes in the master bedroom as well as “evidence of large amounts of blood” in the master bedroom and hallway areas, according to the affidavit.

Montalvo's attorney could not be reached for comment and it was not immediately clear if she has entered a plea.

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