Female Killers · Florida

Teen beaten, set on fire, dies 16 days later

March 24, 2002 Ensley, Florida Three people beat, stun, and set fire to 19-year-old Audreanna Zimmerman (pictured) who dies 16 days later The three attackers — Tina Brown (39), her daughter Britnee Miller (16), and neighbor Heather Lee (27) — invited Zimmerman to Brown’s house under the guise of smoothing over a previous, unspecified argument… Continue reading Teen beaten, set on fire, dies 16 days later

Mexico · Newspaper clippings

Man kills wife, 6 children, self

March 15, 1926 Chihuahua City, Mexico Efren (or Elfren) Loweree kills his wife and sons before taking his own life According to reports, Loweree told his six sons and wife to pray for their souls before beating them to death with a hammer. Loweree then decapitated the boys with a razor blade and shot himself… Continue reading Man kills wife, 6 children, self

California · Female Killers

Woman beaten, shot to death in home

February 24, 1986 Van Nuys, California Sherri Rasmussen (29) is killed in her home; her murder remained unsolved for more than two decades Rasmussen’s body was found by her husband of three months, John Ruetten, when he returned to their condominium. Rasmussen had been beaten, with one eye swollen shut while the other was wide… Continue reading Woman beaten, shot to death in home

Executions · Indiana · Newspaper clippings

Man executed for beating a real estate agent to death to steal deed to property

February 15, 1878 Madison, Indiana John Beavers is executed for bashing a real estate agent’s head with a rock during a transaction Beavers was convicted of killing real estate agent John Sewell on November 3, 1877. Sewell was beaten with a block of limestone weighing around five or six pounds which was left near his… Continue reading Man executed for beating a real estate agent to death to steal deed to property

Ohio

Woman flags down motorist and names attackers after choked, beaten, set on fire

August 26, 2012 Madison Township, Muskingum County, Ohio Celeste Fronsman is found by a passing motorist after she crawls or walks nearly 1,500 feet with burns over 70% of her body According to prosecutor Mike Haddox, two female acquaintances, Katrina Culberson and Monica Washington, lured Fronsman into an SUV. They then picked up alleged drug… Continue reading Woman flags down motorist and names attackers after choked, beaten, set on fire