Prosecutors seek the death penalty for Clark

April 7, 2008 12:44:54 PM PDT
Barbara Clark, the woman charged with the beating deaths of two elderly women in Chatham County, is facing the death penalty.Chatham County prosecutors announced their plans for Clark Monday.

Clark, 41, is a former housekeeper charged in the December attack of three elderly women at Galloway Ridge at Fearrington. Investigator say Clark beat and pepper sprayed Margaret Murta, 92, her roommate Mary Corcoran, 82, and their neighbor, Rebecca Fisher, 77, when they confronted her about a money dispute.

Murta and Corcoran died from their injuries.