Woman executed for the murder of her fifth husband

February 24, 2000Huntsville, TexasBetty Lou Beets is executed for the murder of her fifth husband, Jimmy Don Beets Jimmy Don was reported missing on August 6, 1983; his boat was found adrift on a lake near his Gun Barrel City, Texas home on August 12. On board were Jimmy Don’s fishing license, a life jacket,…

Woman kills husband as “revenge” for the murder of her lover

February 20, 2016Hobart, IndianaKelly Cochran (33) kills her husband Jason (37) with a lethal heroin injection and by smothering him On February 20, Kelly called 911 to request an ambulance. “I don’t know what’s wrong,” she told the dispatcher. “He’s throwing up. He’s sweating. I need an ambulance right away.” Medics reported Kelly was “disruptive”…