In Solon, Ohio, 32-year-old Robert J. Gullia is in custody, charged with murdering his father, 65-year-old Theodore Gullia, in their home.
Who is Robert J. Gullia?
Robert J. Gullia has been taken into custody and charged with the murder of his father, 65-year-old Theodore Gullia. The incident unfolded on Wednesday morning when officers responded to a call reporting a man not breathing at a residence on Sherwood Drive around 10:45 a.m.
Upon arrival, the police discovered Theodore Gullia deceased, with severe visible injuries to his head and other areas. Three other family members were present at the scene, reporting that Theodore’s wife had found him and made the emergency call. The investigation revealed that Theodore Gullia’s son, Robert J. Gullia, spent the previous night alone with his father and is suspected of being responsible for the fatal attack.
Robert Gullia, 32, was arrested at the scene and is currently held in the Solon Jail, facing charges of aggravated murder. The Solon Police Department has stated that, based on their investigation, they consider him the sole suspect in this case. The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s Office, the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI), and the Solon Detective Bureau are working collaboratively to delve deeper into the circumstances surrounding Theodore Gullia’s death.
Solon Police expressed condolences to the grieving family, acknowledging the significant loss they are now grappling with. This incident marks the first homicide in Solon for the year 2023. The authorities are committed to conducting a thorough investigation to ascertain the details surrounding the tragic event. As the legal proceedings unfold, the community awaits further information regarding the factors leading to this unfortunate incident.