(Summit County) – Thirty-two year old Michael Petrie is due in Barberton Municipal Court on an aggravated murder charge this morning after police say he was found at the home of his 67 year old mother Maureen Petrie who had been dead for possibly six months.

Investigators claim Petrie implicated himself in his mother's death. Her body found in her home on 23rd Street Northwest near Oak Avenue in Barberton. Officers arrived to make a welfare check of the woman after being told by family that they had not heard from her in at least six months.

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