Woman Beaten With Hammer In December Talks With Detective

An Onslow County Sheriff's detective has conducted a first interview with Erin Gould, a Jacksonville woman who was beaten with a hammer in December.

Lawmen arrested her husband, Camp Lejeune Marine Jonathan Gould, in connection with the attack.

The interview, which lasted more than an hour, was conducted at the New Hanover Regional Medical Center, where Gould has been hospitalized since the attack.

The Sheriff's Office says Erin Gould can now walk with assistance, and she is aware of who is attacked her.

Lawmen say Jonathan Gould originally told them he and his wife were attacked in their home but later confessed.

The Sheriff's Office says Erin was hit three times in the head with a hammer, the kind of hammer used in home construction.



Previous Story:

Saturday marks 2 weeks that 26 year old Jacksonville resident Erin Gould has been hospitalized.

Authorities say on in the early morning hours of December 19th Gould was struck in the head 3 times with a hammer.

Authorities say her husband, Marine Corporal Jonathan Gould committed that crime, before staging a break in for police.

The Sheriffs Department says Erin Gould remains in a Wilmington hospital, still unresponsive and in a coma.

Her husband Jonathan, remains in the Onslow County Jail under a million dollar bond.


You must be logged in to post comments.

Username:
Password (case sensitive):
Remember Me:

Read Comments

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
  • by MrT Location: LaNC on Feb 3, 2009 at 03:21 PM
    He should get the same thing that he dished out. A eye for a eye.At the very least, he should be executed if found guilty.
  • by hello Location: goldsboro,nc on Feb 3, 2009 at 03:03 PM
    Hope she remembers and will testify against this sick freak.And to ALFA female I think you and AMBEIN have really lost it.
  • by loretta Location: jacksonville on Feb 3, 2009 at 02:58 PM
    does anyone know about the condition of her baby? thanks for keeping us updated WITN!
  • by MrT Location: LaNC on Feb 3, 2009 at 02:26 PM
    Now that I've finished with Alpha, on to this story. If the husband confessed, that should be the end of the story. He should be pronounced guilty and he should face a firing squad at sunrise. That would be a easier way to go than the way he tried to kill this lady.Don't have any pity on him. I wish I could be the judge for a day.
  • by MrT Location: LaNC on Feb 3, 2009 at 02:22 PM
    Alpha Female, so you're on Ambien, huh? Does the fact that you helped put Obama in office keep you awake at night? I can see you now, lying there awake all night asking yourself over and over and over why did I vote for that man Obama? Why did I fall for his lies. All I can say is we Republicans tried to warn you not to fall under his spell.Sorry about the guilty concience.
  • by jen Location: nc on Feb 3, 2009 at 12:26 PM
    did the baby miscarry or is she still pregnant?? anyone know?? thanks.... praying for everyone
  • by ~ALPHA female~ Location: O84P on Jan 3, 2009 at 11:38 AM
    Lord the things you will say when you have taken ambien...moderators...anything I post after 1:30 am don't post LOL ...
  • by ~ALPHA female~ Location: O84P on Jan 3, 2009 at 12:12 AM
    Hold on Erin...not just so you can tell what happened..but for your baby. It's not your time to go. God is your redeemer! And you want to be around to see Marine Corporal Jonathan Gould get his. I know you can hear in a coma...so I pray someone reads this to you. Fight and Fight hard, because it isn't over. I'm going to see can I find you and send you a basket, so when you come home, you'll have some comfortable things to wear! If you know her, read this to her please.... Regards ALPHA
  • by HMM on Jan 2, 2009 at 05:48 PM
    someone logged into her myspace and made it private.
WITN

275 E. Arlington Blvd. Greenville, NC 27858 252-439-7777
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 37023769 - witn.com/a?a=37023769
Gray Television, Inc.