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: Joseph L. Pollard charged with the 2002 murder of 15-year-old Farrah Titiana Carter, who was stabbed to death in her home


Farrah Titiana Carter

Find-A-Grave: Farrah T Carter
Detectives arrest suspect in teenage girl’s brutal 2002 murder in Miramar
Man Serving Life in Separate Case Indicted in 2002 Killing of Miramar Teen
Arrest Made In Stabbing Death Of Miramar Teen Farrah Carter Nearly 20 Years Ago
Florida Police Arrest Suspect In Cold Case Death of 15-Year-Old Farrah Carter
‘Daddy’s Girl,’ 15, Was Brutally Murdered in Her Fla. Home in 2002, Suspect Just Arrested
Brutal Cold Case Stabbing Murder of 15-Year-Old Girl in Florida Solved After Nearly Two Decades: Police

INMATE INFORMATION

Cold Case: Miguel Enrique Olivares charged with beating to death student Faith Hedgepeth in 2012


Faith Hedgepeth

Find-A-Grave: Faith Danielle Hedgepeth
We Remember: Faith Hedgepeth
TIMELINE: What happened the night Faith Hedgepeth was killed
Faith Hedgepeth: A timeline and resources tracing the UNC student’s unsolved killing
Police release details of UNC student’s 2012 homicide
Autopsy shows brutality of Faith Hedgepeth murder
Newly released docs detail police’s case in UNC student’s murder
8 Years After N.C. College Student’s Murder, Mom Still Seeks Answers in Daughter’s Death
Family of slain UNC student Faith Hedgepeth desperate for answers nearly eight years after her brutal murder
Man charged with first-degree murder in death of Faith Hedgepeth
Chapel Hill police make arrest in murder of UNC student Faith Hedgepeth
Chapel Hill police announce arrest of 28-year-old in murder of Faith Hedgepeth
Durham man charged with murdering Faith Hedgepeth in 2012
Arrest Made in Faith Hedgepeth Homicide Investigation 9 Years Later
Wikipedia: Faith Hedgepeth homicide
Arrest made in murder of Faith Hedgepeth 9 years later; suspect gets no bond
No bond for man charged with 2012 murder of UNC student Faith Hedgepeth
North Carolina Man Arrested in Brutal, Long-Mystifying 2012 Murder of Native American UNC Student Faith Hedgepeth
Man Charged in Death of North Carolina College Student Faith Hedgepeth 9 Years Later
Man Arrested In 2012 Cold Case Killing Of 19-Year-Old UNC-Chapel Hill Student

Podcasts
MURDERED: Faith Hedgpeth
The Murder Squad: Who Killed Faith Hedgepeth?

Movies/Documentaries
Who Killed the Co-ed? An ID Murder Mystery
Breaking Homicide: Who Killed Faith?
20/20: Love, Hope, Faith

INMATE INFORMATION

MIGUEL ENRIQUE OLIVARES
Age 28
Gender Male
Race White

Ethnicity Hispanic
Date of Birth Mar 13, 1993
ID Number B83207
Custody Status Date Sep 16, 2021 02:55 PM EDT
Custody Status In Custody
Custody Detail Durham County Detention Facility
Book Date Sep 16, 2021 02:47 PM EDT

LOCATION
Durham County Detention Facility
219 South Mangum St.
Durham, NC 27702
(919) 560-0912

Cold Case: Algene Vossen charged in the 1974 murder of 73-year-old Mabel “Mae” Agnes Boyer Herman

Find-A-Grave: Mabel “Mae” Boyer Herman
Police in MN arrest Sioux Falls man in connection with 1974 homicide cold case
Nearly 50 years later, arrest made in connection to Minnesota stabbing murder
South Dakota man arrested in 46-year-old Willmar homicide case
79-year-old South Dakota man arrested in 1974 murder of elderly woman in Willmar, Minnesota
Willmar police just solved a homicide cold case from 1974
Suspect in cold case murder makes court appearance
Experts give conflicting testimony of mental state of 79-year-old charged in 1974 killing


Algene Leeland Vossen jail mug

Cold Case: David Nelson Austin charged with the kidnapping and killing of 17-year-old Leslie McCray


Leslie McCray

Find-A-Grave: Leslie McCray
Project: Cold Case: Leslie McCray
DNA leads to arrest in 1985 Christmas Eve kidnapping, rape and slaying of Jacksonville girl, 17
Man charged with 1st-degree murder in 1985 killing of Jacksonville teen
Michigan inmate arrested in 1985 murder of Jacksonville teen Leslie McCray
Police arrest inmate in Jacksonville cold case rape, murder on Christmas Eve
Fla. Teen Was Kidnapped and Murdered in 1985 on Christmas Eve — and Suspect Was Just Indicted
Suspect Charged In 1985 Kidnapping And Murder Of 17-Year-Old On Christmas Eve
Son shocked to learn father indicted in 1985 Jacksonville murder
Michigan prison inmate charged in 1985 death of Florida girl
Convicted Sexual Abuser Kidnapped 17-Year-Old Girl on Christmas Eve in 1985 and Murdered Her: Investigators


David Nelson Austin
Currently in prison in Michigan for sex crime; Awaiting extradition to Florida

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

Deadly Duo: Ronald Tri Tran and Noel Jesse Plata tortured, robbed, then killed Linda Young Park during a home invasion; Both sentenced to death


Linda Young Park

Find-A-Grave: Linda Young Park
2 Charged in Brutal 1995 Killing
Killer apologizes before he is sentenced to death
Two get death in torture killing
Two sent to death row for ’95 killing of student
Condemned Inmate Noel Plata Dies
3rd Death Row Inmate To Die In A Week
Man Sentenced to Death for 1995 Torture Killing of OC Teen Dies in Prison
Noel Jesse Plata – California
Ronald Tri Tran – California Death Row

Defendants
Noel Jesse Plata – convicted, sentenced to death, died in prison 12/15/2020
Ronald Tri Tran – convicted, sentenced to death


Noel Jesse Plata

INMATE INFORMATION

Inmate Name TRAN, RONALD TRI
CDCR Number G30920
Age 46
Admission Date 08/26/2008
Current Location San Quentin State Prison
Parole Eligible Date (Month/Year) CONDEMNED
Parole Eligible Date Information
The inmate shown above is serving a death sentence and is, therefore, not eligible for parole consideration.

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

Psycho For Love: Randy Pioletti killed his ex-wife, Karen Sue Baile, then tried to cremate her body; Sentenced to life in prison


Karen Sue Baile

Find-A-Grave: Karen Sue Baile
Man Charged With Murder In Death Of Ex-Wife Whose Body Was Cremated
Funeral home worker charged in death of ex-wife
State of Kansas v Randy D. Pioletti 1990 (conviction and sentence affirmed)
Parole hearing for murder convict 30 years later (denied parole)

INMATE INFORMATION

Cold Case: Convicted child sex offender James Michael Coates charged with the 1988 murder of 8-year-old Joshua Randall Harmon


Joshua Harmon

Find-A-Grave: Joshua Randall Harmon
‘Forever indebted’ | Family of boy killed 33 years ago speaks after police make arrest in cold case
Unsolved Homicide: Joshua Randall Harmon
Georgia police seek new info in 1988 cold case murder of 8-year-old Roswell boy
Woodstock man arrested, charged in murder of Roswell 8-year-old in 1988
Arrest made 33 years after Roswell boy was beaten, strangled, found dead in woods
Georgia police make arrest in 1988 murder of 8-year-old Joshua Harmon
Roswell Police solve Joshua Harmon murder case after 33 years
Convicted Child Molester Charged in Murder of 8-Year-Old Georgia Boy in Decades-Old Cold Case
Joshua Randall Harmon, 8. Struck on Head and Strangled. Roswell. May 1988

INMATE INFORMATION

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