A man charged with robbing and killing two sisters of an Iowa state lawmaker turned himself in to Pittsburgh police Wednesday after professing his innocence on Facebook and claiming he had been framed.

Allen Darell Wade, 43, was wanted on charges including criminal homicide, robbery, theft and a firearms violation in the slayings of Susan Wolfe and Sarah Wolfe, his former neighbors.

The two sisters of Democratic Rep. Mary Wolfe, of Clinton, Iowa, were found dead Feb. 7 after police were called to their residence when they didn’t show up for work. Both women were found in the basement of the home they shared; each was shot once in the head, police said.

Sarah Wolfe, 38, was a psychiatrist for the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center’s Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic. Susan Wolfe, 44, was a teacher’s aide at Hillel Academy in the city’s Squirrel Hill neighborhood.

Sarah and Susan Wolfe

Sarah and Susan Wolfe

Wade was questioned by police late last month but released. He denied wrongdoing at the time.

Lt. Kevin Kraus said Wade had since vacated the home next door to the Wolfes’ residence and police were searching for him Wednesday before he turned himself in. They provided no other details on his surrender, though Kraus said police were alerted to Wade’s plans by monitoring his Facebook page.

On it, Wade professed his innocence, writing, ‘I would like for the world to know I am 100 percent innocent I would never ever in any way Hurt a person so brutally it is not in my nature I have always respected women and will always continue to do so I am being framed to take the fall for this case and hopefully justice will prevail!’

Allen Wade

Allen Wade

In a statement, the Iowa lawmaker said she was grateful for the Pittsburgh Police Department’s efforts.

‘I’m extremely appreciative of the hard work and dedication of the Pittsburgh law enforcement community and of the unwavering support my family and I have received,’ she said.

In a criminal complaint, authorities suggested Wade attacked Susan Wolfe when she was home alone, based on surveillance video from a transit bus Susan Wolfe rode home, other video from Sarah Wolfe’s employer and home alarm records that enabled detectives to reconstruct some of the sister’s movements the night before they were found dead.

Susan Wolfe’s body was found naked and doused with bleach and liquid detergent. Sarah Wolfe was likely killed when she returned home from work later that night, the video and alarm records suggest. She was found clothed but with a blanket over her head. Her purse had been emptied.

Police said items belonging to the sisters—identification cards, credit and bank cards, keys and cellphones—were missing. Police haven’t commented on a motive for the killings.

Police also used surveillance video to track Wade’s whereabouts after the slayings.

Police said Wade’s DNA was found on sweatpants a man was seen removing from behind a muffler shop about 1 a.m. Feb. 7. Police also found DNA from a male and a female under Susan Wolfe’s fingernails, and lab tests determined Wade couldn’t be excluded ‘as a contributor to this mixture.’

Other surveillance video showed Wade throwing something in a garbage can, where detectives found a pen with ‘Iowa’ on it, police said. Federal firearms records show Wade has bought eight handguns since 1997, but they can’t account for three of the weapons. Police haven’t discussed the type of gun used to kill the sisters.

On Thursday February 6, Susan went to work at the Hillel Academy at the normal time – about 7:25 a.m. – and left about 5 p.m., apologizing that she couldn’t stay late because she had an appointment at 5:30.

‘[Susan always went to work] eager to start the day, greeted the children at the door, read them books while waiting for other children to arrive . . . Her smile was infectious. She approached every day with optimism,’ Dori Oshlag, the director of the center, said.

On Friday, when Susan didn’t show up for work, Oshlag got nervous and began calling her house about 8:20 a.m. but got no answer. Text messages and emails also went unanswered.

‘And by noon, myself and the staff and administration realized we had to make a difficult call to ask for help. The rest is history,’ she said.

By noon, Oshlag and other friends who’d noticed the women were missing, started calling police. Authorities performed a wellness check just after 1 p.m. and found the bodies.

Each sister was pronounced dead at 1:48 p.m. Friday.

Each of the sisters had an excellent reputation amongst those who knew them best.

Sarah Wolfe’s boyfriend, Matthew Bucholz, posted a note on Facebook describing his deceased girlfriend as a ‘beautiful, brilliant funny woman who worked as a children’s psychiatrist and was an old school riot “grrrl.”. . .This whole thing is unimaginably sad.’

Her former landlord described her as a dream tenant who often put her February rent in Valentines Day cards, and who baked cakes and brought them over to her house for no special reason.

‘We were just so happy to have her,’ former landlord Kelly Carter told the paper. ‘She turned out to be a model tenant and a model neighbor and friend.’

In November, Wolfe left her rental property and purchased the house on Chislett Street–where she and her sister were both found dead.

Shortly after moving in, Wolfe’s house was burglarized, according to Carter, whom she asked for help fixing a broken window. Carter says she advised her to get a burglar alarm, although it’s unclear whether she did.

Wade remained in police custody, awaiting arraignment Wednesday afternoon. Under Pennsylvania law, he cannot be released on bond because he’s charged with homicide.

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  • BonV.Vant

    get ready for the ” I dih’in do nuffins”chorus

    • Oil Can Harry

      He poured bleach on the victims to try to destroy his semen.

      Don’t worry, he’ll be ably defended at his trial by Debo Adegbile.

      • Max

        “If da condom duzzen fit, you must acquit.”

  • Pro_Whitey

    Hillel Academy! Oy!

    • IstvanIN

      I don’t think the ladies are Jewish. You don’t have to be a Jew to work at a Jewish School.

      • Katherine McChesney

        Wolfe can be a Hebrew name.

        • Rosenmops

          Their funeral was at a Catholic church.

        • negrolocaust

          they are not jewish. their family is catholic. exactly re: comment above he used the bleach which is why he is not charged with rape or sexual assault.

      • negrolocaust

        they are catholic

    • So CAL Snowman


    • Nimadan

      I got that. Sarah Wolfe being a psychiatrist is another tell.

      • negrolocaust

        the entire family are catholic.

        • Nimadan

          Liberal Catholics are liberals first and Catholics a long way second.

        • Max

          “Wolfe” working at “Hillel School” is Catholic?? Anything confused is possible with a Democrat, I guess.

    • negrolocaust

      the family is not jewish.

  • dmxinc

    Democratic Rep. Mary Wolfe, of Clinton, Iowa

    How much has she done to right the wrongs done to Americans with the anti-American legislation passed in the 1960’s or has she been a supporter of more immigration, more multiculturalism, more MLK worship, more wealth redistribution and an entitlement mentality.

    Wonder if she will even perceive the situation?

    • Oil Can Harry

      If she perceives the situation she’ll leave the anti-white pro-black Demoncratic Party.

      • Sloppo

        Unfortunately, the other major party is also owned by the same little group of anti-white globalists.

    • Nimadan

      “How much has she done to right the wrongs…”

      Nothing I’m sure; probably quite the reverse. There’s an old New England saying:

      “The mills of God grind slowly but they grind exceedingly fine.”


      • MBlanc46

        It’s ancient Greek.

        • Nimadan

          I first encountered it in a short story by an nineteenth-century New England writer and he claimed it as a Yankee folk saying.

          Wikiquotes agrees with you however but says the proverb has appeared in different forms in a number of Western cultures over the ages. According to them, it’s earliest recorded appearance is in a Roman text where it was given as a Greek adage.

          • I have one for you both in Latin:

            Arma virumque cano.

          • Nimadan

            “I sing of arms and the man…”

            I had to look that up. It was worth it too…

    • Max

      No, this will only confirm to her and the rest of the university area liberal legislators how important that gun restrictions are and how much whites need to work to improve race relations. Iowa City isn’t far away and they actually have city signs posted at the roads into town warning “Nuclear Weapons Prohibited”. That is how loony these people are.

  • NoMosqueHere

    Southern whites used to warn the rest of us about the so-called “civil rights” movement. They would say, if the blacks ever get to first base, all the talk of “brotherhood” and “equality” will fly out the window and the true black nature would emerge in due course. Many thousands of whites have been killed by blacks since 1965, a terrible year for the white race. The black thirst for white blood has yet to be satisfied, and countless more whites will be killed at the hands of blacks moving forward.

  • Jesse James

    Time to go back to our roots. Treat blacks like the first colonists learned to treat the Indians. Keep your rifle close to hand, they may mean no harm this time but they are always dangerous and unpredictable enemies. Thanks to integration and Federal tyranny there are no safe neighborhoods anymore. When you are home and inside keep your doors locked. Never answer the door to a black without a gun in your hand. If you are a woman never answer the door to a black. Call a trusted male neighbor and ask them to come over. Don’t give blacks an excuse to be at your home. Don’t employee them, buy things from them or in anyway associate with them.

    • Hell, I never even open the door when a black man or black woman comes to my door. I say everything I have to say from behind the door with my Glock 22 (.40 cal) in my hand. I do let them know that someone’s home though, so that they don’t get the idea of breaking in. I don’t answer their questions either; I just say “No thank you, not interested.”

    • saxonsun

      All the men in my apt. building are wimps–most are middle-aged white wimps who don’t even have the guts to complain when there’s no heat. I took care of a black male ON MY OWN when intruded upon in our apartment. I never thought of calling a man.

      • Jesse James

        I am sorry to hear that you don’t have any help where you live. I live out in the country in the South and am fortunate to know my neighbors and be able to count on them to come over with a phone call. Good job though handling your own problem, that is the spirit we all need.

        • Jesse James

          Once when I on absent for a training mission around Christmas time my wife was visiting another young military wife who lived in our off post apartment complex. A black guy kicked in the door intent on some form of mayhem, I expect rape as the woman she was visiting was young, blond and very pretty. He wasn’t expecting a room full of little kids and a couple of angry women and he ran off but it could have been much worse. Over the years we have had a number of incidents with blacks and are much more alert and prepared than when we were younger and more trusting.

  • Einsatzgrenadier

    The federal politicians have destroyed our neighborhoods by flooding them with blacks and 3rd world immigrants, while foolishly believing themselves immune to the negative consequences of their actions. As this brutal crime amply demonstrates, diversity is a harsh mistress who spares neither man nor woman. Diversity destroys everything it touches.

  • 2eRep

    Nothing to see here, just another sub-human negro being a negro.

  • Luca

    A shame. Again, we lost two quality human beings while a sub-Saharan gets to parade around in court claiming he didn’t do it, the system is against him, he had just turned his life around, the jury is racist, and someone planted his semen at the crime scene to frame him.

    • Nimadan

      “Quality human beings”, huh?

      That’s funny; all the signs say they were liberals.

      • Max

        Sadly, they were damaged goods from birth, it appears.

    • Spartacus

      I’m pretty sure they were not of our tribe …

      • Oh, but I thought people ’round these parts had to buy into the notion that Jews are hwhwhite… 😉

  • Whites today take these crimes too easily. The Negro male is drawn to the white female like the moth drawn to the flame. I wish there was a way to warn stupid liberal women about the high black male testosterone level and the black male propensity to rape, rob, and kill.

    One of my female students at the university, half-white, half Mexican was anally raped all night long by a creature similar to this one, but he was never caught. She went looking for him with a gun for a year, but never found him. She would have shot him dead and if on a jury I would have applauded her after acquiting her, assuming she was even indicted.

    More spirit of revenge, White America. Do your ancestors proud.

  • Viv J

    When I was in my early 20’s and going through a dangerously stupid phase, I became friendly with a black male neighbor, letting him come use my phone, giving him a ride to go get his car, etc. I was a little uneasy around him at first, but he was nice, not like the rest of them. Then one day I got this weird feeling inside, just a feeling of danger. Nothing happened, I just came to my senses. (Instincts finally kicking in?) So I distanced myself and kept my doors locked and went out of my way to avoid him. A couple of years later, I learned he was locked up for stabbing some girl. Everyone was going on about how nice he was, how he didn’t seem the type, all the stuff I was thinking at first. My guess is that violence had always been in his nature, it was just waiting to come out. Lots of blacks are like him, so nice on the surface. Just be on guard, because you never know when they’ll turn on you.

    • I’ve got some black neighbors: a middle-aged guy and his 20 year-old son. They’ve always been nice to me, but I’m a little leery of them and have told my wife and daughter to avoid them.

    • Many years ago (1981), I had a black co-worker whom everyone liked. The guy was extremely friendly, outgoing, courteous, and seemingly a good worker. He had been employed with this company for about 3 months. One day he didn’t come to work. We later discovered that he had raped a woman while on his delivery route and had been arrested by the police. I never saw or heard from him again.

      Knowing what I know now, it doesn’t surprise me the least.

  • negrolocaust

    a black baltimore city police officer just beat his girlfriend’s jack russell terrrier to death and then emailed her photos of the animal. blacks seem to have an affinity for hurting dogs which i think is because they like hurting things that are better than them.

    • PvtCharlieSlate

      I think you may have touched upon something that ought to be investigated further: the relationship between blacks and their pets. It may be a topic that would demonstrate another fundamental difference between the white and black races.

      This is just a personal observation, but I have always had a gut-level feeling of “what’s wrong with this picture?” whenever I have encountered a black with a pet. I have had pets since I was in elementary school (I’m 60+); my sister has pets as do friends. I don’t get that same feeing when I see a white person with a dog or a cat.

      Am I reacting to a perceived injustice? Pets give their owners trust, companionship and unconditional loyalty and love and blacks reciprocate with what? Treating the animal as just another thing they own; something to be seen with for their amusement and ego-satisfaction (like bling, athletic shoes, sports jerseys)? When my sister worked at a municipal animal shelter the only blacks she saw there were looking for pit bulls to use for fighting.

    • Max

      They appear generally to relish destroying things which they don’t understand like habitable structures, civilization, living things, nearly everthing come to think about it.

  • Extropico

    “I am a big believer in social justice and smarter sentencing and President Obama (no, he’s not perfect, but hello, the ACA, pretty darn impressive).”


    • paul kersey

      Yes, if you read her page near the bottom she also voted against stand your ground. To expand Michael Savage’s definition; liberalism is a chronic, incurable,disabling,lifelong and fatal mental disorder.

    • Max

      I think that Mary Wolfe is/was an attorney; no surprise for a Tribe member. I had some exchange with her a while back about Iowa’s proposed ” Family Safety Act” (stand your ground). Also not surprisingly, she would deny others arming themselves against being involuntarily “diversified” by sub-human mongrels such as this son of Obama.

      The bright side: the two victims won’t be out championing the cause of the darkening of America any longer.

  • paul kersey

    His Mother said he did not do it and that he was a struggling rap artist and he was turning his life around. He just got his GED and was signing up for community college to get his AA degree in English Literature. He has been off of drugs for a while. He is not that type of person. It must be racism. He is just a young child, just a baby!

  • dean53

    I sent Mary Wolfe an email (to [email protected]):

    “Too bad one of your Democrat voters ‘allegedly’ raped and killed your sisters. You know, a son of Obama. Oh well, better dead than not be a PROUD, redistribute-the-wealth, egalitarian Democrat Catholic. Nothing could be worse than to fall out of grace with the Chosen People who are on the Right Side of History, eh?

    Yes, I know these words are cruel — but not any crueler than the Democrat policies that contributed to your sisters’ deaths. The very same same Democrat policies that you endorse that make life a nightmare for the majority of ordinary Americans.”

    • I am sorry for her loss, but also sorry for her politics. Of course on the face of things, you are completely correct, but saying it that way doesn’t help us very much, does it?

    • hihellothere

      The victims were Jewish…

  • negrolocaust

    the article states they do not know the motive. motive? thats easy: “WE IN PRESIDENT NOW”.

  • Sloppo

    It appears that Mary Wolfe may have just lost three votes, unless the Democratic party is successful in its efforts to change the law which forbids convicted felons from voting.

  • gemjunior

    Yep. GREAT post. When will they learn? Never. Ever, ever. I don’t even think this gives them a moment’s pause in the way they think, like Amy Biehl’s stupid parents.

  • Kenner

    Excellent analogy!

  • De’Ontavious Jizzaiah Jones

    Pittsburgh is not that expensive. When I lived there for four years in late 90s, I lived in close in suburb of Bethel Park, a very white city where I could go all week without seeing a black. These women’s choice to live in a diverse part of PGH rather than a nice white part killed them.

  • Publius

    “Darell Wade” In this case, a picture really wasn’t necessary!

  • I watched it all, and I agree with them, but what would they have said about a white-injun man married to a Japanese lady? Her nose is short enough she’s partly injun.

  • hihellothere

    I thought Morningside was an Italian neighborhood? Guess things have declined in the ‘burgh.

    • De’Ontavious Jizzaiah Jones

      I read the PGH news daily and visit once every year or so. I have noticed that there has been a spread of blacks out from the Hill District where they were contained when I lived there from 96 to 2000. I lived in Bethel Park which was nice and white and safe. In June when I visited, I went to a section of Northside intending to eat at Max’s Allegheny Tavern. However, I noticed throngs of blacks hanging around on streets there and was immediately scared to park and walk to restaurant. So we abandoned the plan. The neighborhood is same one where about 6 months ago a PGH woman was attacked by a group of black females who threw bottles at her car as she was driving down street. The woman got out of her car to confront the negresses and was then badly beaten. I went to Max’s fairly frequently when I lived in PGH and don’t recall large amouts of blacks being on that street then. There was also a murder/shooting in an apartment, black victims black perp, a couple of months back on Mt Lebanon/Dormont border. The location of the crime in what I knew as a nice white part of South Hills really shocked and saddened me. Blacks and their black on black crimes were all contained in the PGH black sector when I lived there. However, I checked the PGH demographics for 2000 and 2010 census and did not see a percentage change for blacks in PGH.