Man stabs, drowns wife ostensibly while sleepwalking

January 16, 1997Phoenix, ArizonaScott Falater stabs his wife Yarmila 44 times and holds her head under water, ostensibly as he sleepwalks Neighbors were alerted to the killing by Yarmila’s screams, which could be heard for up to 30 minutes. “I could just hear her yelling,” the Falaters’ next-door neighbor told radio stations shortly after the…

Man kills his wife with antifreeze and battery acid

December 4, 2006Near Bethany, MissouriAnna Yoder Borntreger (26) dies, ostensibly from liver problems Anna’s death, while sudden, was not presumed to have been foul play, primarily because she had been ill for a short while prior to her death. Some of her family had their suspicions, however. “They felt that maybe it wasn’t actually a…

Man kills wife, two daughters after argument

December 17, 2017Kelowna, British ColumbiaJacob Forman kills his wife Clara and their two daughters Karina and Yesenia Jacob had an addition to alcohol, an issue Clara addressed with him on December 17. Angered, Jacob hit Clara once with a small sledgehammer which knocked her to the ground. Clara asked “what are you doing?” before Jacob…