France

Pre-teen murdered by her adoptive parents

September 21, 2013 Galicia, Spain 12-year-old Asunta Basterra is killed by her adoptive parents Asunta was adopted when she was a year old by a wealthy couple: lawyer Rosario Porto Ortega and journalist Alfonso Basterra Camporro. She attended a prestigious school and showed talent in music and ballet, studied Mandarin Chinese, and had an English-language… Continue reading Pre-teen murdered by her adoptive parents

Newspaper clippings · Oregon

Manipulated to murder by animal spirits

August 31, 2010 Dallas, Oregon The bodies of David Scott Jondle and Marilyn Jondle are found after they were murdered by their son Andrew at the behest of his girlfriend Andrew (20) had started seeing Cindy Lou Beck (46) a month before the murders; his parents strongly disapproved of their relationship. The couple moved in… Continue reading Manipulated to murder by animal spirits

Female Killers · Texas

Tortured, murdered by lover and her friends and family 

August 25, 1998  Jacinto City, Texas Suzanne Basso and 5 accomplices beat Busso's mentally impaired lover past recognition  Basso had convinced the victim, Louis "Buddy" Musso, to move to Texas away from his family in New Jersey. Musso was mentally impaired but lived independently. His niece described him as having a mind of a 7-… Continue reading Tortured, murdered by lover and her friends and family