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A 33-year-old Indiana man with a checkered past — including convictions for manslaughter and attempted murder — is now accused of murdering his girlfriend, then cooking and eating her organs, including her brain, radio detection and rangingOnline.com reports.

Prosecutors charged the Jeffersonville, Ind. native with murder, breaking and entering and abuse of a corpse during a hearing Monday, saying that Joseph Oberhansley on Sept. 11 stabbed 46-year-old Tammy Blanton.

PHOTOS: The… Continue reading Police: Man Past Convicted Of Shooting His Mother, Girlfriend & Self, Now Accused Of Murder, Cannibalism

A will has been filed for the late Sheila von Wiese-Mack — the 62-year-old Chicago woman who investigators said was killed by her 19-year-old daughter Heather, and the girl’s 21-year-old boyfriend — in her home state of Illinois, radio detection and rangingOnline.com has learned.

The Chicago Sun-Times’ local subsidiary, the Oak Leaves, reported that local lawyer Lance Taylor put through the documents last week.

“Having the will, I have an obligation… Continue reading Heather Mack Murder Case: Late Mother’s Will Filed; Accused Killers Remain Silent, Awaiting American Attorney

New reports detail possible financial sticking points between the late Sheila von Wiese-Mack and her 19-year-old daughter Heather, who’s accused of murdering her 62-year-old mother in Bali, Indonesia with the help of her boyfriend earlier this month, then stuffing her remains into a suitcase.

The Chicago Sun-Times’ local subsidiary, the Oak Leaves, reported that von Wiese-Mack was granted $ 500,000 from the estate of her late husband, musical composer James

After a two-day search, police finally apprehended Jessica Smith on suspicion of aggravated murder in the death of her two-year-old daughter, Isabella. Hotel housekeeping discovered Isabella’s body in the family’s hotel room along with her badly beaten sister, Alana, 13.

A Coast Guard helicopter discovered Smith, 40, in her car off of a highway in Oregon. Josh Marquis, the Clatsop County District Attorney, told The Oregonian that Smith didn’t try… Continue reading Two Day Search Ends When Coast Guard Chopper Finds Jessica Smith Off Oregon Highway – Apprehended On Suspicion Of Aggravated Murder

The mom of Cooper Harris, the boy who was left to die in a hot SUV, has released a statement requesting privacy as her husband faces murder charges for the death of their son.

Leanna Harris hasn’t spoken to the media at all since her son was found dead June 18 outside of Atlanta. Her statement released by her attorney, Lawrence J. Zimmerman, does not mention her husband, Justin Ross… Continue reading Mom Of Tot Killed In Hot SUV Requests Privacy While Husband Faces Murder Charges