Kai the Homeless Hitchhiker Cult Hero, who became famous for hitting a guy in a head with a hatchet, has now been indicted for the murder of a 74-year-old New Jersey lawyer, who reportedly died of blunt force trauma in the head.
The insane backstory, in a nutshell, is that the 25-year-old Kai, nee Caleb McGillvary, said he woke up drugged and raped, suggesting he retaliated by killing the man, whom authorities say he met in Manhattan the night before. He then came to Philadelphia to take a Greyhound bus, apparently to visit a friend in Georgia. He was arrested in May at the terminal. Lost in all the cult-hero worship, it seems, were pretty obvious signs of violent tendencies.