Woman poisons, beats, stabs terminally ill husband

October 8, 2000Ahwatukee Foothills, Phoenix, ArizonaWendi Andriano (30) poisons, beats, and stabs her husband Joe Andriano (33) On October 7, Wendi and Joe went to a barbecue, returning to their home around midnight at which point they put their two young children to bed. Around 2:15 a.m., Wendi called a coworker and neighbor (both worked…

Girl is tortured, killed by two teens

October 7, 1981Luling, LouisianaBarbara Jo “Bobbi” Brown (11) is abducted, sexually assaulted, and murdered WARNING: This article contains graphic details. Discretion is advised. The Brown family matriarch was left a single mother after a car accident in 1971 claimed the lives of her husband and one of her daughters, leaving her to raise the remaining…

Woman kills another to steal her unborn child

October 6, 2011Milwaukee, WisconsinAnnette Morales-Rodriguez (33) kills Maritza Ramirez-Cruz (23) in an attempt to steal her unborn son Emergency dispatchers were called by Morales-Rodriguez on October 6, who stated she had given birth in her home and the baby was not breathing. First responders found the infant was already deceased, and Morales-Rodriguez explained she was…

Woman sexually assaulted, stabbed to death

October 3, 1985Indianapolis, IndianaDarlene Hendrick (20) is sexually assaulted repeatedly and stabbed to death WARNING: This story contains details which may be considered graphic. Discretion is advised. At approximately 1:10 a.m., Indianapolis police received a call from Charles Evans (26), stating he was afraid he had killed a woman. Police met up with Evans and…