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Parents Gone Wild! Michael Schroeder pled no contest to killing his 9-month-old son, Kalium D. Ebsen; Sentenced to 20-40 years in prison


Kalium Ebsen

Kalium Ebsen obituary
In Memory of Kalium Ebsen
Facebook: Team Kalium
Nebraska man arrested in connection with 8-month-old’s death
Father charged with abuse in death of baby son
Nebraskan charged with abuse in death of baby son
Atkinson man pleads no contest in infant son’s death
Atkinson Man Pleads No Contest in Infant Son’s Death
Atkinson Man Sentenced to 20 to 40 Years in Child’s Death

INMATE INFORMATION

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Parents Gone Wild: Stella Delores Almarez killed her 4 daughters; Found not guilty by reason of insanity – sent to a mental hospital, released in 1985

Victims
Odella, 10
Antoinette, 7
Stella Loraine, 2
Gloria Irene, 2

Accused mother of murder in death of 4 daughters
Mother arrested on suspicion of murdering four daughters
‘It’s the little kids that come back to haunt you’
Woman accused of killing children found innocent due to insanity
Excerpt from “A Calendar of Miseries”
Nebraska and Iowa mass Murders
Stella Delores Almarez v Klaus Hartmann 1982
Almarez, Stella Delores

Monsters Among Us: Jose “Carlos” Oliveira-Coutinho, along with 2 others, killed two missionaries and their son, due to a dispute over money

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Victims
Vanderlei Szczepanik, 36
Jacqueline Szczepanik, 43
Christopher Szczepanik, 7

Omaha family also disappears without a trace
Charley Project: Vanderlei Szczepanik
Charley Project: Jacqueline Szczepanik
Project Jason: Missing Husband and Wife: Vanderlei and Jaqueline Szczepanik – NE – 12/17/2009
NE – Vanderlei, Jaqueline, Chris (fnd dec’d) Szczepanik, 7, Omaha, 14 Dec 2009
Body Identified As Missing Szczepanik Boy
Update: Verdict reached in Szczepanik murder trial
Man guilty of killing Omaha family avoids execution
Oliveira-Coutinho Guilty Of Killing Szczepanik Family
Family’s killer weeps as his life is recounted at death penalty hearing
Daughter gets her request for justice: Life for her family’s killer
Man’s convictions, life sentences for killing family upheld

Movies/Documentaries
Ice Cold Killers: Winter’s Nightmare

Defendants
Jose “Carlos” Oliveira-Coutinho – convicted, sentenced to life in prison
Valdeir Goncalves-Santos – pled guilty, sentenced to 10 years in prison, testified against Oliveira-Coutinho
Elias Lourenco-Batista – deported before he could face charges

INMATE INFORMATION

jose-oliveira-coutinho

DCS ID: 78673 — JOSE OLIVEIRA-COUTINHO
Demographics
Inmate Committed Name
Last: OLIVEIRA-COUTINHO
First: JOSE
Middle:
Suffix:

Details
Gender: MALE
Race: HISPANIC
Date of Birth: 10/15/1974
Facility: TECUMSEH STATE COR INSTITUTION

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INMATE INFORMATION

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DCS ID: 76857 — VALDEIR GONCALVES-SANTOS
Demographics
Inmate Committed Name
Last: GONCALVES-SANTOS
First: VALDEIR
Middle:
Suffix:

Details
Gender: MALE
Race: HISPANIC
Date of Birth: 04/15/1980
Facility: OMAHA CORRECTIONAL CENTER

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Monsters Among Us: Andres Gonzalez killed 2 men, then held a pharmacy hostage before turning the gun on himself

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Victims
Joshua Isaiah Bullock, 38 [12/1/2011]
Larry Gonzalez, 62 [6/12/2012] his father

Joshua Isaiah Bullock obituary
Larry Gonzalez obituary
Nebraska State Patrol identifies human remains found near Chadron after suspect’s confession
Remains found in search for Alliance man’s victim
Thornton man’s murder linked to Neb. pharmacy standoff
Alliance Gunman Believed Responsible for Josh Bullock Murder
Cops: Neb. man found dead hours after son’s failed robbery attempt
After standoff, death investigation questioned
Nebraska drugstore standoff ends, gunman ID’d as Andres Gonzales found dead
With gunman’s death, another case solved
NE – Joshua Bullock, 38, Alliance, 1 December 2011
Siefke sent to prison for role in death case
Woman gets prison for helping boyfriend, who died in Alliance standoff, cover up murder

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Defendants
Andres “Andy” Gonzalez – confessed to killing Josh, but died so he was unable to be prosecuted
Rose Siefke – pled guilty to being an accessory, sentenced to 20-60 months in prison

Monsters Among Us: Anthony Garcia charged with killing 4 people associated with Creighton University Medical School, where he was fired from

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Victims
Thomas Hunter, 11 [3/2008](son of Dr. William Hunter, pathology professor)
Shirlee Sherman, 57 [3/2008](Dr. William Hunter’s house cleaner)
Dr. Roger Brumback, 65 [5/2013]
Mary Brumback, 65 [5/2013]

Anthony Garcia’s sentencing will be June 13, 2018.

Find-A-Grave: Thomas C. Hunter
Find-A-Grave: Shirlee Kay Waite Sherman
Find-A-Grave: Roger Alan Brumback
Find-A-Grave: Mary Helen Skinner Brumback
New evidence surfaces in 2008 murder mystery
Doctor Arrested as Suspect in 4 Unsolved Nebraska Murders
Attorneys for Anthony Garcia want to move trial, sequester jury
Jury begins deliberations in medical school killings case
Verdict for former doctor in “revenge” killings tied to Omaha medical school
Jury convicts man of killing 4 tied to Nebraska medical school
Jury convicts Anthony Garcia of murder
Garcia found guilty on all counts in Creighton revenge killings
Fired Doctor Anthony Garcia Found Guilty of Four Revenge Murders
Next phase in Anthony Garcia murder trial starts today in Omaha
Jury finds aggravating factors that could lead to death penalty for Anthony Garcia
Son, brother of Anthony Garcia victim want justice of death penalty
Judge says Anthony Garcia is competent to proceed with Thursday death penalty hearing
Death penalty hearing for convicted murderer Anthony Garcia is delayed again
Fast Moving Developments On Nebraska’s Death Penalty

Movies/Documentaries
48 Hours: Resident Evil

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Anthony Garcia

Psycho For Love: Dontevous Loyd charged with killing ex-girlfriend, Destacia Straughn, and her daughter, Kenacia; May face the death penalty

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Destacia Straughn and Kenacia Amerson
Destacia Straughn and Kenacia Amerson

Loyd surviving victims

Victims
Destacia Straughn
Kenacia Amerson
Kachelle Roby, 22 (survived)
Larrion Williams, 21 (survived)
Jamie Latner, 18 (survived)

Destacia Straughn and Kenacia obituary
Funeral held for slain mother and 2 year-old daughter
Update: Homicide at 6630 North 107th Plaza
Man Wanted in Northwest Omaha Shootings Turns Himself In
Killer Of 2 Year Old Girl And Pregnant Mother Boasts On Facebook
Police: Autopsy shows Omaha woman was not pregnant when she was slain
Police: Murder Suspect Will Not Face Additional Charges Per Autopsy Results
Shooting Survivor Says It Could Have Been Prevented
Man shot toddler first, then mother
Police Release New Details in Destacia Straughn Killing
Two Officers Disciplined After Mother and Daughter Killed
Omahan who is accused of killing his estranged girlfriend, her 2-year-old daughter faces possibility of death penalty

Dontevous Loyd
Dontevous Loyd

Sutherland, NE Mass Murder: Erwin Charles Simants killed 6 people; First sent to death row, then he was sent to Lincoln Regional Center Psychiatric

Kellie Family

Victims
James Henry Kellie, 66
Audrey Marie Kellie, 56
David Kellie, 32
Florence Kellie, 10
Deanne Kellie, 7
Daniel Kellie, 5

Find-A-Grave: James Henry Kellie
Find-A-Grave: Audrey Marie Matson Kellie
Find-A-Grave: David LeRoy Kellie
a href=”http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=61855945″>Find-A-Grave: Deanna Lynn Kellie
Find-A-Grave: Daniel LeRoy Kellie
Neighbor called loner held in family murder
Man charged with murder for shooting family in home
Simants is found guilty of six counts of murder
Simants convicted, sentenced to death
State of Nebraska v Erwin Charles Simants 1977
Ten years later, memory of murder lingers
Murder Verdict Shocks Town
Two Mass Murder Trials Resolved
38 years later, Simants murder case still raises tough questions
Lincoln Life blog: Charles Simants at the Regional Center, the man who tended plants and patients
Erwin Charles Simants, who killed 6 in 1975, could be released from psychiatric care 2013
Darkside of Nebraska: Erwin “Charles” Simants
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Simants retains privilege of supervised outings
Kellie family survivors oppose ever freeing Erwin Charles Simants
Judge orders Simants to stay at regional center
If found sane, Erwin Charles Simants will be released, danger or not
Judge won’t ‘gamble’ on releasing mass killer Erwin Charles Simants
Erwin Charles Simants still dangerous, will remain at regional center, judge rules
The Kellie Family Murders

INMATE INFORMATION

Erwin Simants 1975 and 2014

DCS ID: 30312 — ERWIN SIMANTS

Demographics
Inmate Committed Name
Last: SIMANTS
First: ERWIN
Middle: CHARLES
Suffix:

Details
Gender: MALE
Race: WHITE
Date of Birth: 10/04/1945
Facility:

Sentence Information
Sentence Dates
Facility:
Total Sentence: DTH Years Months Days To DTH Years Months Days
Sentence Begin Date: 01/17/1976 Good Time Law: 567 Projected Release Date: DTH

Parole Information
Parole Eligibility Date:
Parole Hearing Date:
Next Parole Board Review Date: 01/1980
Parole Discharge Date:
Parole Discharge Type:

Release Information
Release Date: 01/15/1980
Reason for Release: OTHER

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