Monsters Among Us: Matthew Roland Hoover charged with the rape and murder of 82-year-old Wilma Joan Ball


Wilma Ball

Wilma Ball obituary
‘An angel on earth’: Friend remembers 82-year-old homicide victim after arrest is made
Police investigating Angola woman’s death at Lake James home after homicide ruling
Prosecutor: Anderson man admitted to fatally stabbing 82-year-old northeastern Indiana woman; DNA evidence played key role
Arrest made in Lake James homicide
Former neighbor charged with murder in death of 82-year-old Wilma Ball at Lake James home
Man arraigned for murder of Wilma Ball
Prosecutor weighing death penalty for man accused of killing, raping Lake James woman
Hoover facing more charges in connection with Wilma Ball’s murder
Man accused of raping, killing Lake James woman seeking insanity defense

INMATE INFORMATION

Offender Name: HOOVER, MATTHEW ROLAND
Custody Status: In Custody
Age: 29
Location: Steuben County Jail
Race: White
Contact Facility:
Offender ID: S1302648
Gender: Male
Date of Birth: 07/14/1992
Additional Information:

Cold Case: Diego Santiago Hernandez-Antonia charged with the murder of Isabel Sanchez Bernal, whose body was found in a shallow grave in Shady Rest Park

Arrest in two decades old Mono County killing
Suspect In Killing Of Woman Found In Shallow Grave Nabbed After 18 Years With Modern DNA Technology
Finding a Killer
Arrest in killing of woman found in shallow grave in 2003
Arrest in killing of woman found in shallow grave in 2003
Murder Case Solved After 18 Years; Mammoth Man in Custody
A Woman Was Found Buried in a Shallow Grave 18 Years Ago. Now Deputies Have Arrested a Suspect in Her Cold Case Murder.

INMATE INFORMATION

DIEGO SANTIAGO HERNANDEZANTONIA
Age 47
Gender Male
Race Unknown

Ethnicity Hispanic
Date of Birth Oct 24, 1973
ID Number 145219
Custody Status Date Aug 13, 2021 08:59 AM PDT
Custody Status In Custody
Custody Detail Mono County Jail
Book Date Aug 13, 2021 08:48 AM PDT

LOCATION
Mono County Jail
25 Emigrant Street
Bridgeport, CA 93517
(760) 932-7549

Update: 1984 Hammer Murders – Bennett Family *Alex Christopher Ewing on trial – jury deliberating*

Victims
Patricia Louise Smith [1/10/1984 Lakewood, CO]
Bruce Bennett [1/16/1984 Aurora, CO]
Debra Bennett [1/16/1984 Aurora, CO]
Melissa Bennett, 7 [1/16/1984 Aurora, CO]
Vanessa Bennett, 3 [survived]

Ewing’s trial for the murder of Patricia Louis Smith is scheduled for October.

News Archive: 1984 Hammer Murders – Patricia Smith and Bennett Family murders
Alex Ewing Murder Trial: Opening Statements Set For Tuesday
Complaint and Information sheet
Sole survivor of 1984 Aurora hammer attack testifies on opening day of murder trial
Jurors hear about Lakewood murder linked by DNA to 1984 killing of Bennett family
Alex Ewing trial: Mother of man killed in Colorado hammer attack testifies
Bennett family murders: Jurors hear about DNA evidence
Biological evidence found inside Bennett home center of testimony Friday
Prosecution rests case against man suspected in 1984 slaying of Bennett family
Ewing says he won’t testify, as defense notes fingerprints found in Bennett home aren’t his
Defense blasts shoddy job by police in 1984 hammer killings
‘At an impasse’: Jury deciding fate of suspect in 1984 killing of Bennett family heads home for the day
Alex Ewing Murder Trial: Jury To Resume Deliberations After Telling Judge They Reached ‘Impasse’
Jury deliberations to resume Friday in Alex Ewing 1984 hammer murder trial

Movies/Documentaries
On the Case with Paula Zahn: Scattered Clues

INMATE INFORMATION

Cold Case: Convicted sex offender James Lee Mayfield raped and killed Jenny Read in 1976; Sentenced to life in prison


Jenny Baldwin Read

Find-A-Grave: Jenny Baldwin Read
Murder kept wish from coming true
Trash & Treasure: The Rediscovered Life of Jenny Read
SF cold case unit cracks cases with DNA help
Church deacon arraigned in 1976 murder
Man convicted of 1976 San Francisco murder thanks to DNA cold case hit
James Mayfield, Church Deacon, Guilty of 1976 Rape and Murder of Jenny Read
Cold Case murder conviction did not violate the Confrontation Clause by admitting an autopsy report without testimony from the pathologist
People of the State of California v James Lee Mayfield 2015 (conviction and sentence affirmed)

INMATE INFORMATION

Inmate Name MAYFIELD, JAMES L
CDCR Number AS6479
Age 75
Admission Date 02/19/2014
Current Location California Health Care Facility – Stockton
Parole Eligible Date (Month/Year) 08/2015

Mothers From Hell: Tara Indrakosit Brazzle charged with killing her newborn baby girl, Baby Mary Anne, and leaving her in a dumpster

Find-A-Grave: Baby Mary Anne
“Baby Mary Anne” obituary
10 years later, Baby Mary Anne case no closer to solved
12 years later, police still search for the family of Baby Mary Anne
‘That floored me’: Community reacts to arrest made 14 years after Baby Mary Anne was found dead in 2007
Mom identified by DNA, arrested 14 years after death of baby tossed in trash
Mother arrested in 14-year cold case of newborn found dead in dumpster
Arrest made in decade-old homicide cold-case of Baby Mary Anne in Lancaster County
Alleged mother of ‘Baby Mary Anne’ arrested for 2007 homicide in Lancaster
Woman Admitted She Discarded Her Newborn Daughter in a Dumpster, Then She Flew to California: Prosecutors

INMATE INFORMATION

TARA E BRAZZLE
Age 44
Date of Birth Jan 21, 1977
ID Number EGH507
Custody Status Date Jul 02, 2021 09:54 PM PDT
Custody Status In Custody
Custody Detail Elmwood Women’s Correctional Complex

LOCATION
Elmwood Women’s Correctional Complex

Cold Case: Convicted Violent Sex Offender Kenneth Rasmuson killed 2 6-year-old boys; Sentenced to LWOP

Victims
Jeffrey David “Jeffy” Vargo, 6 [7/2/1981 Anaheim Hills, CA]
Miguel Antero, 6 [4/8/1986 Agoura Hills, CA]

Find-A-Grave: Jeffrey David “Jeffy” Vargo
Child molester’s arrest in 1981 slaying of couple’s son brings relief, sadness
Convicted sex offender arrested in 1981 death of Anaheim boy
Convicted Child Molester Arrested in 1981 Killing of 6-Year-Old Boy in Pomona
33 years after Anaheim Hills boy was killed, a DNA match leads to an arrest
Idaho man arrested for 1981 murder of 6-year-old boy
Kenneth Rasmuson: Sex Offender Arrested In 6-Year-Old Boy, Jeffrey Vargo, Cold Case Murder In Pomona In 1981
Sandpoint man arrested for 1981 murder of 6-year-old boy
Violent sex offender charged in 1981 killing of 6-year-old
Convicted Predator Faces Second Count Of Capital Murder In 1986 Slaying Of Boy, 6
DNA identifies suspect in 1986 killing of Agoura Hills boy
Convicted Sex Offender Kenneth Rasmuson Pleads No Contest To 1980s Murders Of 2 Boys
Kenneth Rasmuson Gets Life Without Parole For Killing 2 Children In 1980s
Sexual predator sentenced to life behind bars for 1980s killings of two 6-year-old boys
Child rapist gets life for 1980s murder of 2 Southern California boys
Convicted sex offender sentenced to life for murdering two 6-year-old Southern California boys

INMATE INFORMATION

Kenneth Rasmuson

Cold Case: Jerry Lynn Burns killed Michelle Marie Martinko, in 1979, solved by DNA in 2018; Sentenced to LWOP


Michelle Marie Martinko

Find-A-Grave: Michelle Marie Martinko
Iowa Cold Cases: Michelle Marie Martinko
Michelle Martinko stories
40 years later: What we know about Michelle Martinko and the arrest that re-opened the cold case
Jury seated in Jerry Burns murder trial
Michelle Martinko murder case evidence photos
Iowa Teen Was Fatally Stabbed in Mall Parking Lot Decades Ago — and Her Killer Was Just Convicted
Jerry Burns sentenced to life for killing Michelle Martinko in 1979
Jerry Burns sentenced to life in prison without parole for the murder of Michelle Martinko
Jerry Burns, convicted of killing Michelle Martinko, officially sentenced to life in prison
Wikipedia: Murder of Michelle Martinko
Jerry Burns hires “Making a Murderer” lawyer to appeal Michelle Martinko conviction
Police search of DNA behind much of the argument in Jerry Burns’ appeal

Podcasts
Murder at the Mall: The Michelle Martinko Case

Movies/Documentaries
Dateline: And Then There Were Three
48 Hours: Murder at the Mall

INMATE INFORMATION

Offender Information
Name Jerry Lynn Burns
Offender Number 6931989
Sex M
Birth Date 12/23/1953
Location Anamosa State Penitentiary
Offense MURDER 1ST DEGREE
TDD/SDD * LIFE
Commitment Date 08/14/2020

Cold Case: Andre William Lepere charged with the rape and murder of 79-year-old Viola Hagenkord


Viola Hagenkord

New Mexico man arrested 4 decades after 79-year-old Anaheim woman was sexually assaulted, killed in her apartment
Andre William Lepere Of New Mexico Arrested In 1980 Murder, Sexual Assault Of 79-Year-Old Anaheim Woman
Man Charged with Rape-Murder of Woman 41 Years Ago in Anaheim
41 years after Anaheim woman’s killing, DNA evidence leads to arrest
After 41 years, DNA from genealogy database leads to arrest in death of 79-year-old Anaheim grandmother
New Mexico man arrested in 1980 murder, sexual assault of 79-year-old Anaheim woman
New Mexico man charged in 41-year-old California cold case murder, authorities say
Man charged with murder of woman found raped, dead in Anaheim apartment 41 years ago

INMATE INFORMATION

Offender Name: LEPERE, ANDRE W
Custody Status: In Custody
Age: 64
Location: Otero County Detention Center
Race: White
Contact Facility:
Offender ID: 65289
Gender: Male
Date of Birth: 04/16/1957

Cold Case: Clayton Bernard Foreman charged with the 1995 rape and murder of former classmate, Mary Catherine Edwards, linked by DNA


Mary Catherine Edwards

Find-A-Grave: Mary Catherine Edwards
Texas Rangers Cold Case Investigation Details: Mary Catherine Edwards
DNA helps crack cold case in unsolved murder of Beaumont teacher
Trash and DNA evidence lead to arrest in 1995 murder of Beaumont teacher
New details about arrest in 1995 Beaumont teacher rape and murder
Arrest made in connection with 1995 Beaumont slaying
Suspect in custody out-of-state in connection to Mary Catherine Edwards murder
Reynoldsburg man charged with capital murder in 1995 death of Texas teacher
Man in custody in Ohio charged with 1995 murder of Beaumont teacher
Man Accused Of 1995 Cold Case Killing Of Beloved Teacher Who Once Served As A Bridesmaid In His Wedding
Man Accused in Cold Case 1995 Drowning Murder of Teacher Who’d Been Bridesmaid at His Wedding

INMATE INFORMATION

Clayton Bernard Foreman
Credit: Beaumont Police Department

CLAYTON B FOREMAN
Age 61
Gender Male
Race White

Date of Birth Apr 22, 1960
ID Number 0416995
Custody Status Date May 04, 2021 01:35 PM EDT
Custody Status In Custody
Custody Detail Franklin County Corrections Center II
Book Date Apr 29, 2021 05:57 PM EDT

LOCATION
Franklin County Corrections Center II
2460 Jackson Pike
Columbus, OH 43223
(614) 525-7100

Cold Case: Richard Curtis Lange Sr. charged with the kidnapping, sexual assault and murder of 78-year-old Mildred Lee Matheny in 1985


Mildred Lee Methany

The Unsolved Case of Mildred Matheny
A 78-year-old woman was raped and murdered 36 years ago. Her suspected killer was just arrested.
BUSTED * 1985 MURDER SOLVED * Detectives ARREST Suspect for First Degree Murder, Kidnapping and Sexual Assault
DNA match leads to arrest in fatal 1985 abduction, sex assault of 78-year-old Florida grandmother
Detectives: DNA Solves 1985 Slaying, Rape of Dementia Victim
Florida detectives: DNA solves 1985 slaying, rape of dementia victim
Arrest made in 1985 kidnapping, sexual assault and murder
PBSO arrest Boynton Beach man in 1985 cold case homicide of 78-year-old Lake Worth Beach woman
DNA Leads to Arrest of Florida Man in Kidnapping, Sexual Assault, and Murder of 78-Year-Old Woman in 1985: Sheriff’s Office

INMATE INFORMATION

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