Murder In The Family: Yalanda Renee Lind stabbed her mother, Rebecca Leonard, to death; Sentenced to LWOP; Also attacked her mother’s boyfriend, Jerry Patterson; Sentenced to more prison time

remembering the victims

Lind inquired about life insurance minutes after mother’s death
Family members claim Waco woman had motive in 2008 murder
Local Woman Charged In Mother’s 2008 Stabbing Death
Daughter’s alleged role in mother’s murder disputed
Jury convicts Lind of capital murder
Jury Decides On More Time For Woman Convicted Of Killing Mother
Waco Woman Gets Life Term Over Slaying Mom
Man gets life in prison for deadly attack in Waco
‘Snapped’ TV show to focus on Waco woman convicted of capital murder

Movies/Documentaries
Snapped: Yalanda Lind

Defendants
Yalanda Lind – convicted, sentenced to LWOP
Jeremy Lee Lowery – pled guilty, sentenced to life in prison

Jeremy Lee Lowery
Jeremy Lee Lowery

INMATE INFORMATION

Yalando Renee Lind

SID Number: 50133123
TDCJ Number: 01941674
Name: LIND, YALANDA RENEE
Race: W
Gender: F
DOB: 1974-07-28
Maximum Sentence Date: LIFE WITHOUT PAROLE
Current Facility: CHRISTINA MELTON CRAIN UNIT
Projected Release Date: LIFE WITHOUT PAROLE
Parole Eligibility Date: LIFE WITHOUT PAROLE

Lind sentencing

George William Raffield murder 10/23/1987 Midlothian, TX *Four high school kids plotted and killed the undercover narcotics officer; All sentenced to prison*

George William Raffield
George William Raffield

Officer Down Memorial Page: Patrolman George William Raffield, Jr Midlothian Police Department, Texas
Small town citizens stunned by police officer’s murder
Cop shot in cold blood
Texas Teen-Agers Face Charges : Death of a Young Narc: Town Searches for Motive
Students charged in death
Hearings for teens charged in cop killing
OfficerLamenting Indictment of Son

Books
Innocence Lost

Movies/Documentaries
Shadow of Doubt: Devil’s Hill

Defendants
Cynthia Fedrick – sentenced to 8 years in prison [released]
Jonathan Jobe – sentenced to 8 years in prison [released]
Greg Knighten – sentenced to 40-45 years in prison
Richard Goeglein – sentenced to 40-45 years in prison

INMATE INFORMATION

SID Number: 04029924
TDCJ Number: 00483941
Name: KNIGHTEN, GREG SPENCER
Race: W
Gender: M
DOB: 1971-10-15
Maximum Sentence Date: 2032-10-24
Current Facility: MCCONNELL
Projected Release Date: 2032-10-24
Parole Eligibility Date: 1999-01-20

Parole Review Information

Parole Review Status
Not in Parole Review

Last Parole Decision
Denied on 08/20/2015

NEXT REVIEW (08/2016)- Deny favorable parole action and set for next review.

Denial reason(s): 2D

* Note: One or more of the components indicated in each paragraph may apply, but only one is required for denial (D).

2D NATURE OF OFFENSE – THE RECORD INDICATES THAT THE INMATE COMMITTED ONE OR MORE VIOLENT CRIMINAL ACTS INDICATING A CONSCIOUS DISREGARD FOR THE LIVES, SAFETY, OR PROPERTY OF OTHERS; OR THE INSTANT OFFENSE OR PATTERN OF CRIMINAL ACTIVITY HAS ELEMENTS OF BRUTALITY, VIOLENCE, OR CONSCIOUS SELECTION OF VICTIM’S VULNERABILITY SUCH THAT THE INMATE POSES A CONTINUING THREAT TO PUBLIC SAFETY; OR THE RECORD INDICATES USE OF A WEAPON.

Next Parole Review Date
08/2016

Offense History:
Offense Date: 1987-10-23
Offense: MURDER W/DEADLY WPN
Sentence Date: 1988-06-09
County: ELLIS
Case No.: 16,434
Sentence (YY-MM-DD): 45-00-00

INMATE INFORMATION

SID Number: 04029925
TDCJ Number: 00483939
Name: GOEGLEIN, RICHARD
Race: W
Gender: M
DOB: 1970-09-14
Maximum Sentence Date: 2032-10-24
Current Facility: TELFORD
Projected Release Date: 2032-10-24
Parole Eligibility Date: 1999-01-20

Parole Review Information

Parole Review Status
Not in Parole Review

Last Parole Decision
Denied on 02/10/2015

NEXT REVIEW (02/2017)- Deny favorable parole action and set for next review.

Denial reason(s): 2D, 10D

* Note: One or more of the components indicated in each paragraph may apply, but only one is required for denial (D).

2D NATURE OF OFFENSE – THE RECORD INDICATES THAT THE INMATE COMMITTED ONE OR MORE VIOLENT CRIMINAL ACTS INDICATING A CONSCIOUS DISREGARD FOR THE LIVES, SAFETY, OR PROPERTY OF OTHERS; OR THE INSTANT OFFENSE OR PATTERN OF CRIMINAL ACTIVITY HAS ELEMENTS OF BRUTALITY, VIOLENCE, OR CONSCIOUS SELECTION OF VICTIM’S VULNERABILITY SUCH THAT THE INMATE POSES A CONTINUING THREAT TO PUBLIC SAFETY; OR THE RECORD INDICATES USE OF A WEAPON.

10D OTHER – OTHER

Next Parole Review Date
02/2017

Murder In The Family: Israel Tiharihondi killed his family; Sentenced to LWOP

dv awareness

Ahimbisibwe Family

Victims
Rev. Israel Ahimbisibwe
Dorcus Ahimbisibwe
Israel “Jay” Ahimbisibwe, Jr, 5

Priest, wife and son among victims of deadly surge
Police: Pastor, wife and son found dead in West Houston apartment
Houston priest and family found beaten to death
Priest’s son charged with killing him, mother, and brother
Son of slain priest speaks from behind bars
Hundreds attend funeral service for slain Ahimbisibwe family
Son back in Houston to face charges in family’s death
Possible defense options for murder suspect Isaac Tiharihondi
Texas pastor’s son accused of triple murder faces judge
Son gets life sentence for family’s slaying
on of Rev. Israel Ahimbisibwe sentenced to life in prison for murder of his father, mother, and brother

Israel Tiharihondi
Israel Tiharihondi

Monsters Among Us: Lanny Bush created a false Facebook account so he could harm Michele Reiter; Convicted of her murder, sentenced to LWOP

Michele Reiter
Michele Reiter

Reiter’s death being investigated as a murder, Bush appears to be suspect
House searched in woman’s death
Police Give Update on Michele Reiter Case after Remains Found – Video
estimony continues in Coleman capital murder trial
Lanny Bush found guilty of capital murder in Brownwood woman’s death
Lanny Bush Convicted of Capital Murder, Sentenced to Life in Prison
Update: Jury Convicts Lanny Bush of Capital Murder
Michele Reiter, 38, Brownwood, 10 Sept 2012

Movies/Documentaries
Web of Lies: Blast from the Past

INMATE INFORMATION

LannyBush

SID Number: 02255385
TDCJ Number: 01917810
Name: BUSH, LANNY MARVIN
Race: W
Gender: M
DOB: 1959-05-24
Maximum Sentence Date: LIFE WITHOUT PAROLE
Current Facility: MICHAEL
Projected Release Date: LIFE WITHOUT PAROLE Parole Eligibility
Date: LIFE WITHOUT PAROLE

Bush sentences

Psycho For Love: Roger Reister and his brother, Rodney Reister, killed Roger’s pregnant wife, Lynn Reister; Both sentenced to prison

dv awareness

Lynn Reister

Find-A-Grave: Capt Lynn Ann Armstrong Reister
Lynn Ann Reister Captain, U.S. Army
Statement and evidence thrown out in murder case
Woman’s husband, brother arrested in murder plot
Texas man found guilty in murder of brother’s pregnant wife
Man avoids death penalty in pregnant sister-in-law’s murder
Lynn Armstrong Reister, Roger Reister: Investigation Discovery’s ‘Shadow Of Doubt’
Rodney Reister v State of Texas

Movies/Documentaries
Shadow of Doubt: Duty, Honor, Country

INMATE INFORMATION

SID Number: 06696863
TDCJ Number: 01062727
Name: REISTER, ROGER
Race: W
Gender: M
DOB: 1974-05-05
Maximum Sentence Date: LIFE SENTENCE
Current Facility: COFFIELD
Projected Release Date: LIFE SENTENCE
Parole Eligibility Date: 2031-05-28

Roger Reister sentencing

INMATE INFORMATION

SID Number: 06696947
TDCJ Number: 01138976
Name: REISTER, RODNEY
Race: W
Gender: M
DOB: 1976-05-07
Maximum Sentence Date: LIFE SENTENCE
Current Facility: ELLIS
Projected Release Date: LIFE SENTENCE
Parole Eligibility Date: 2031-05-27

Rodney Reister sentencing

Deadly Duo: Steven Keith Hatch & Glen Burton Ake

remembering the victims

Victims
Dr. Richard Douglass, 43 [10/15/1979] Okarche, OK
Marilyn Sue Douglass, 36 [10/15/1979] Okarche, OK
Brooks Douglass, 16 [survived] [10/15/1979] Okarche, OK
Leslie Douglass, 12 [survived] [10/15/1979] Okarche, OK
Dale Kokenes, 35 [11/2/1979] Lumberton, TX
Yerby Land III, 27 [11/2/1979] Lumberton, TX
Dale & Pat Cameron [robbed them, did not hurt them]

Find-A-Grave: Rev Richard Bary Douglass
Find-A-Grave: Marilyn Sue Lacy Douglass
Find-A-Grave: Yerby Land, III
2 Booked in Slaying of Pastor, Wife
Slain minister’s home auctioned to aid orphan children
Innocent Pleas Made In Murders
Steven Keith Hatch v State of Oklahoma
Victim may witness execution
Lawmaker sees killer of parents executed
Murderpedia: Steven Keith Hatch
Murderpedia: Glen Burton Ake
No Reprieve
30-year anniversary
of brutal crime spree

A Buddhist Whom Many Tried to Save Is Executed
Infamous killer Glen Burton Ake dies in prison hospital

Movies/Documentaries
Heaven’s Rain
Dateline: The Haunting

Defendants

Hatch and Ake

Steven Keith Hatch – convicted; executed 8/9/1996
Glen Burton Ake – convicted; originally sentenced to death; resentenced to 2 life sentences + 400 years [died in prison 4/23/2011]

Sara Mutschlechner murder 1/01/2016 Denton, TX *Marine Cpl Eric Jamal Johnson charged in her murder*

Sara Mutschlechner
Sara Mutschlechner

Hundreds attend San Marcos vigil for Sara Mutschlechner
Suspects sought after student killed in road rage shooting
Marine Arrested in Slaying of Student Shot While Designated-Driving on New Year’s
Marine arrested in New Year’s slaying of Texas college student
Police: Twitter posts led to arrest in Texas New Year’s murder
Marine accused of killing UNT student set for return to Texas

Eric Jamal Johnson
Eric Jamal Johnson

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