Police: Man wanted for attempted murder of his wife in Upper Darby

Justin Udo
May 12, 2019 - 4:36 pm
63-year-old Wade Whitaker

Courtesy of the Upper Darby Police Department


PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police in Upper Darby say they are searching for man who attempted to strangle his wife to death this Mother's Day weekend.

Authorities say 63-year-old Wade Whitaker is being charged with attempted homicide.

It is not clear what prompted this incident, or what condition Mrs. Whitaker is in at this time.

The Upper Darby Police Department is urging anyone with information about Whitaker's whereabouts to contact authorities.