Possible Serial Killer: Wilber Ernesto Martinez-Guzman

Victims
Connie Koontz, 56 [1/9/2019 Gardnerville, NV]
Sophia Renken, 74 [1/13/2019 Gardnerville, NV]
Gerald David, 80 [1/15/2019 Reno, NV]
Sharon David, 80 [1/15/2019 Reno, NV]

Find-A-Grave: Sophia M Hooyerink Renken
Find-A-Grave: Gerald “Jerry” David
Find-A-Grave: Sharon “Sherri” Kerr David
Sheriff’s Office investigates homicide in Gardnerville
Remembering the victims: Connie Koontz
Remembering the victims: Sophia Renken
Daughter of Connie Koontz, shot to death in Gardnerville, said her mother was her everything
Gerald David & Sharon David: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know
Sophia Renken was a tough and independent ‘Cookie’ who drove fast, gave generously
Killer of four being charged in Washoe and Douglas County
Accused Killer Martinez Guzman Now Officially Faces Charges In Douglas & Washoe Counties
Daughter: ‘It still hurts just as much’ two years after northern Nevada killing spree
More delays possible in Martinez Guzman murder case
New charges against accused killer of 4 in Nevada in 2019
New Charges Against Accused Killer Of 4 In 2019 Slayings In Nevada
Wikipedia: 2019 Nevada killing spree

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Execution Alert: Ernest Lee Johnson executed for the murder of 3 people during a robbery of Casey’s General Store


Mary Bratcher

Victims
Mary Bratcher, 46
Mable Scruggs, 57
Fred Jones, 58

Find-A-Grave: Mary Catherine Elder Bratcher
Find-A-Grave: Mable Anna Good Scruggs
Robbers Kill 3 in Missouri Convenience Store
A timeline of events in the Ernest Lee Johnson case
Advocates say intellectually disabled Missouri murderer should not be executed next week
Missouri man to be executed next week, supporters push for clemency
Missouri Supreme Court declines to halt Johnson execution
Missouri governor denies clemency to death row inmate Ernest Johnson
Convicted Columbia murderer Ernest Lee Johnson set to be executed Tuesday
Missouri preparing for execution of Ernest Johnson
Victim’s family prepares for execution of their mother’s killer, Ernest Lee Johnson
Murderpedia: Ernest Lee Johnson
Missouri execution to go on as scheduled, despite pope’s plea
State to carry out sentence of Mr. Ernest Lee Johnson
Convicted killer Ernest Johnson executed despite questions over his intellectual capacity
Missouri man executed for killing 3 workers in ’94 robbery
Missouri executes Ernest Johnson, who killed three Columbia Casey’s employees in 1994

INMATE INFORMATION

Offender Name: JOHNSON, ERNEST L
Custody Status: In Custody
Age: 61
Location: Eastern Reception Diagnostic & Correctional Center
Race:African American
Contact Facility:
Offender ID: 00990118
Gender: Male
Date of Birth: 08/20/1960
Additional Information:

Deadly Duo: Jennifer Pruitt and Donnell Miracle robbed and killed 75-year-old Elmer Heichel; Both sentenced to prison

Find-A-Grave: Elmer A Heichel
Imprisoned at 17, Jennifer Pruitt of Pontiac learns her fate today
Woman gets shorter sentence, chance at parole for ’92 death
Juvenile lifer, convicted at 16, gets reduced sentence
The judge and the inmate

Defendants
Donnell Miracle – convicted, sentenced to life in prison
Jennifer Pruitt – convicted, sentenced to life in prison, reduced to 30-60 years in prison, released in 2020

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Monsters Among Us: Malik Kahlil Crawford charged with killing and robbing David Duy-Anh Pham Nguyen


David Duy-Anh Pham Nguyen

David Pham Nguyen obituary
One killed, one injured Saturday in Kannapolis
One dead, one hurt as KPD investigates Saturday homicide
Police investigating homicide after man found dead, another hurt in Kannapolis
Arrest made in Kannapolis homicide Investigation
26-Year-Old Charlotte Man Charged For Murder In Kannapolis Homicide Investigation
Arrest made days after man found dead, another hurt in Kannapolis
gofundme: In Loving Memory of David Duy-Anh Pham Nguyen

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Deadly Duo: Evan James Miller and Colby Smith beat Cole Columbus Cannon to death with a baseball bat and robbed him and set his house on fire; Both sentenced to life in prison


Cole Cannon

Cole Columbus Cannon obituary
Find-A-Grave: Cole Columbus Cannon
Teen gets life for capital murder
Youth gets life without parole for murder, fire
Evan Miller apologizes to family of Cole Cannon ‘for stealing that joy’ from their lives
Lawrence man whose murder case went to Supreme Court again gets life without parole
Evan Miller resentenced to life without parole for murder he committed at age 14
Alabama juvenile lifer appeals life without parole sentence
Murderpedia: Evan James Miller
North Alabama family fights to keep their father’s killers behind bars during pandemic
North Alabama family leans on faith while awaiting judge’s decision in their father’s murder case
Wikipedia: Miller v Alabama

Defendants
Evan James Miller – convicted, sentenced to LWOP
Colby Smith – pled guilty, sentenced to life in prison (has a chance at parole)

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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.

Deadly Duo: Tony Chad Patterson and Tim Cooper charged with the murders of elderly couple, DP and Mary Lou Black

Victims
D.P. Black, 91
Mary Lou Black, 86

‘Cowardly act’: Couple found dead inside Moore County home during welfare check, deputies say
Elderly couple found dead at home in Aberdeen, Moore sheriff’s office says
Deputies receive 100+ tips after elderly couple killed in Moore County home
Murdered elderly Moore County couple may have been targeted, sheriff says
Two men arrested in double homicide of elderly Moore County couple
2 men charged in Moore County double murder knew couple, sheriff says; robbery is suspected motive
Elderly Moore County couple was robbed, shot to death, sheriff says; 2 arrested
Accused NC killers of ‘pillars of our community’ may have been trying to rob them
Two Men Arrested for ‘Cowardly’ Double Murder of Elderly North Carolina Couple

Defendants
Tony Chad Patterson
Tim Nmn Cooper – convicted sex offender

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Monsters Among Us: John O’Neal Rainey robbed and killed Mark Alexander Fyke; Sentenced to LWOP*


Mark Alexander Fyke

Find-A-Grave: Mark Alexander Fyke
Teen on spring break murdered
Suspect arrested; service held for slain Canadian
Teen’s role in tourist slaying questioned
Ex-murder suspect released
Police Now Believe They Have Real Killer Of Tourist
Teen arrested in tourist slaying
Volusia jury indicts 4 in spring-break killing
Teen Makes Deal In Tourist Death
Teenagers Will Testify Against Pal
Suspect says tourist was accidentally shot
Suspect in spring break murder wasn’t at scene, witnesses say
Trial starts in student slaying
Mother testifies in son’s slaying
Teens get lengthy sentences in killing
Spring break killer sentenced to life
The murder that ended Canadian spring break in Daytona

Defendants
John O’Neal Rainey – convicted, sentenced to LWOP
William Marshall Schmidt – pled guilty, sentenced to 12 years, released 9/2003
Scott Russell Malone – pled guilty, sentenced to 13 years in prison
Donald William Shoup Jr – charges dropped,

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Monsters Among Us: Gerald Ross Pizzuto Jr killed at least 4 people in Idaho and Washington; Sentenced to death

Victims
Rita Drury, 51 [3/16/1985 WA]
John Jones, 31 [3/30/1985 WA]
Alberta Herndon, 58 [7/26/1985 ID]
Del Dean Herndon, 37 [7/26/1985 ID]

Find-A-Grave: Berta Louise Herndon
Find-A-Grave: Del Dean Herndon
State of Washington v Gerald Pizzuto Jr 1989
Gerald Ross Pizzuto Jr v State of Idaho 2008 (convictions and sentences affirmed)
State of Washington v Gerald Pizzuto Jr 1989 (convictions and sentences affirmed)
Gerald Ross Pizzuto Jr v Keith Yordy 2020 (habeas corpus denied)
Judge issues death warrant for Idaho death row inmate Gerald Pizzuto
Idaho sets June execution date for Gerald Ross Pizzuto Jr.
Idaho death row inmate asks Supreme Court to stop execution
Idaho death row inmate Pizzuto asks state for clemency
Idaho death row inmate asks Supreme Court to stop execution
Murderpedia: Gerald Ross Pizzuto Jr

Defendants
Gerald Pizzuto Jr – convicted of all 4 murders, sentenced to death in Idaho, scheduled for June 2, 2021
John Theodore Rodewald – pled guilty, sentenced to 41 months in prison, testified for State; Incarcerated in CA for unrelated crimes

INMATE INFORMATION

INMATE INFORMATION

Inmate Name RODEWALD, JOHN THEODORE
CDCR Number F71839
Age 62
Admission Date 05/02/2007
Current Location California Health Care Facility – Stockton
Parole Eligible Date (Month/Year) 01/2019
Parole Eligible Date Information
The Parole Eligible Date displayed above is subject to change.

The parole eligible date shown above is the first date the inmate is (or was) eligible for a parole suitability hearing by the Board of Parole Hearings to determine if the inmate should be released. The inmate is eligible for a parole suitability hearing as an indeterminately-sentenced nonviolent offender under Proposition 57.

Monsters Among Us: Peter Serge Avsenew sentenced to death for killing Kevin Powell and Stephen Adams, because they were gay

Victims
Stephen Duane Adams, 47
Kevin Mark Powell, 52

Find-A-Grave: Stephen Duane Adams
Find-A-Grave: Kevin Mark Powell
Christmas murder of gay couple rocks Ft. Lauderdale
Florida Double Homicide Suspect Apprehended
Wilton Manors Murder Suspect Caught Heading North
Double Murder Trial Begins For Man Accused Of Slaying Wilton Manors Couple
Mother Testifies Against Son On Trial For Double Murder Of Wilton Manors Couple
Man Found Guilty Of Murdering Couple Over Christmas Years Before
‘These weren’t the first and won’t be the last,’ Peter Avsenew writes of gay victims
Convicted Killer Wants Death Penalty, Otherwise ‘I Plan On Hurting People’
Execution ordered for killer of Wilton Manors couple
Florida man to be executed for ‘execution style killings’ of gay couple
Self-proclaimed prostitute sentenced to death for killing gay couple in 2010
He killed a couple after responding to a Craigslist sex ad — now he’ll pay the price
Death for man who killed 2 men who responded to escort ad
9/9/20 Florida Supreme Court Oral Arguments: Peter Avsenew v. State of Florida SC18-1629
Peter Serge Avsenew – Florida Death Row

Movies/Documentaries
Evil Lives Here: My Son is Damaged Goods

INMATE INFORMATION

DC Number: K05966
Name: AVSENEW, PETER
Race: WHITE
Sex: MALE
Birth Date: 11/12/1984
Initial Receipt Date: 09/04/2018
Current Facility: UNION C.I.
Current Custody: MAXIMUM
Current Release Date: DEATH SENTENCE

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