Top Stories

CRIME HUNTER - Toronto Sun;

CRIME HUNTER - Toronto Sun

Toronto SunCRIME HUNTERToronto SunTodd Kohlhepp had the veneer of a small town real estate salesman. Kind of greasy, a little bit goofy. Central casting stuff. And that's what he was. But the Spartanburg, South Carolina man is much, much more. Kohlhepp is also a monstrous serial killer ...and more »

South Carolina serial killer Todd Kohlhepp gets 7 life sentences plus 60 years - NBC4i.com;

South Carolina serial killer Todd Kohlhepp gets 7 life sentences plus 60 years - NBC4i.com

NBC4i.comSouth Carolina serial killer Todd Kohlhepp gets 7 life sentences plus 60 yearsNBC4i.comHe was also sentenced to 30 years for first-degree and 30 years for criminal sexual conduct. All sentences run consecutively. As part of the plea agreement, he's expected to spend the rest of his life in the S.C. Department of Corrections with no ...and more »

Todd Kohlhepp Sentenced To Over 70 Years In Prison For Murdering 7 People Over 13 Years - NriWorld;

Todd Kohlhepp Sentenced To Over 70 Years In Prison For Murdering 7 People Over 13 Years - NriWorld

NriWorldTodd Kohlhepp Sentenced To Over 70 Years In Prison For Murdering 7 People Over 13 YearsNriWorldSouth Carolina authorities have arrested a serial killer pleaded guilty on Friday to murdering seven people over a 13-year period. Todd Kohlhepp,46, has confessed to murders and other related charges. Kohlhepp would escape the death penalty and would ...and more »

Woman chained in container to get $25000 cold case reward - Houston Chronicle

Woman chained in container to get $25000 cold case rewardHouston ChronicleSPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — A sheriff says a woman chained in a shipping container for two months by a serial killer will get the $25,000 reward for helping solve a quadruple slaying after nearly 13 years. Spartanburg County Sheriff Chuck Wright told ...and more »

Why no Death Penalty for Todd Kohlhepp? - WSPA.com;

Why no Death Penalty for Todd Kohlhepp? - WSPA.com

WSPA.comWhy no Death Penalty for Todd Kohlhepp?WSPA.comSouth Carolina cannot carry out a lethal injection because it doesn't have the required drugs. SPARTANBURG, S.C. (WSPA) – As the world watched, a now notorious serial killer was handed down a sentence of life. “This was a death penalty case, no ...and more »

New details released on Superbike case after Kohlhepp Plea - WSPA.com;

New details released on Superbike case after Kohlhepp Plea - WSPA.com

WSPA.comNew details released on Superbike case after Kohlhepp PleaWSPA.comSPARTANBURG CO., S.C. (WSPA) – For nearly 13 years, the families of the victims of the Superbike Motorsports shop searched for answers. On the eve of the 13th anniversary, their prayers were answered. The Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office relayed ...and more »

South Carolina man pleads guilty to murdering seven - Indiana Gazette;

South Carolina man pleads guilty to murdering seven - Indiana Gazette

Indiana GazetteSouth Carolina man pleads guilty to murdering sevenIndiana GazetteSPARTANBURG, S.C. — A prosecutor wanted to send a man who killed seven people in South Carolina to death row, but the state's lack of execution drugs and the desire of victims' relatives to never see him again led authorities to accept a deal for life ...and more »

The Latest: South Carolina man pleads guilty to 7 killings - New Zealand Herald

The Latest: South Carolina man pleads guilty to 7 killingsNew Zealand HeraldA man who admitted killing seven people over nearly 13 years in South Carolina while running a successful real estate business has pleaded guilty to seven counts of murder and a number of other charges. Todd Kohlhepp has accepted a plea deal that will ...and more »

SC real estate agent pleads guilty to murdering 7 over 13 years - Toledo Blade;

SC real estate agent pleads guilty to murdering 7 over 13 years - Toledo Blade

Toledo BladeSC real estate agent pleads guilty to murdering 7 over 13 yearsToledo BladeA South Carolina real estate agent accused of killing seven people over 13 years — four in 2003 and three found last year on his property — pleaded guilty Friday to seven counts of murder. Todd Kohlhepp, who was arrested in November after police ...and more »

Serial killer avoids execution after plea deal - Sky News;

Serial killer avoids execution after plea deal - Sky News

Sky NewsSerial killer avoids execution after plea dealSky NewsEstate agent Todd Kohlhepp admits killing seven people, including a couple in their 20s, to avoid the death penalty. 13:41, UK, Saturday 27 May 2017. Serial killer Todd Kohlhepp in court. Image: Serial killer Todd Kohlhepp during the hearing in which ...and more »

South Carolina man pleads guilty to 7 killings - ClickLancashire;

South Carolina man pleads guilty to 7 killings - ClickLancashire

ClickLancashireSouth Carolina man pleads guilty to 7 killingsClickLancashireAn accused serial killer pleaded guilty to seven murders at a court in SC on Friday and was given seven consecutive life sentences without the possibility of parole, avoiding the death penalty, local news reports said. Authorities confirmed the former ...and more »

Accused Serial Killer Enters Plea in SC Court - The Eastern Tribune (press release);

Accused Serial Killer Enters Plea in SC Court - The Eastern Tribune (press release)

The Eastern Tribune (press release)Accused Serial Killer Enters Plea in SC CourtThe Eastern Tribune (press release)Before Kohlhepp was charged with murder past year, he bought and sold real estate in Upstate South Carolina for a decade, and many people never knew he already had a criminal history.Kohlhepp, 46, admitted to the killings after a missing woman was ...and more »

Serial killer Todd Kohlhepp pleads guilty to 7 murders - Daily Mail;

Serial killer Todd Kohlhepp pleads guilty to 7 murders - Daily Mail

Daily MailSerial killer Todd Kohlhepp pleads guilty to 7 murdersDaily MailMelissa Ponder Brackman's husband, Scott Ponder, was killed in 2003 at Superbike Motorsports along with three other people. She told the court he was killed just days after she had her first ultrasound. 'He heard the heartbeat of my son just two days ...and more »

Thousands expected to attend this weekend's Mountain Sports Festival - WLOS

Thousands expected to attend this weekend's Mountain Sports FestivalWLOSA popular three-day sports festival kicked off Friday. Event organizers expect about 15,000 people to attend the 17th annual Mountain Sports Festival at Carrier Park. (Photo credit; WLOS staff). msf2.jpg · msf4.jpg · msf5.jpg · msf.jpg ...and more »

Families of Kohlhepp victims bonded by tragedy - WSPA.com;

Families of Kohlhepp victims bonded by tragedy - WSPA.com

WSPA.comFamilies of Kohlhepp victims bonded by tragedyWSPA.comSPARTANBURG COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – Hours after Kohlhepp's sentence, the families of his victims were still processing what happened as some loved ones gathered together. “I would've never believed that I would've lost my son this way,” said Chuck ...and more »

Man charged with killing 7 in South Carolina heads to court - Normangee Star;

Man charged with killing 7 in South Carolina heads to court - Normangee Star

Normangee StarMan charged with killing 7 in South Carolina heads to courtNormangee StarSpartanburg County Sheriff Chuck Wright said Kohlhepp has also confessed to killing four people at a motorcycle shop in November 2003. Kala Brown, three months after her rescue, told TV's “Dr. Phil” that she had cleaned houses for Kohlhepp's real ...and more »

Why the state didn't seek death for Todd Kohlhepp - Greenville News;

Why the state didn't seek death for Todd Kohlhepp - Greenville News

Greenville NewsWhy the state didn't seek death for Todd KohlheppGreenville NewsTodd Kohlhepp deserved the death penalty, 7th Circuit Solicitor Barry Barnette said, and Barnette would have pursued it, but a host of factors led the prosecution team to agree to a plea deal for the serial killer that brought swift justice for the ...and more »

Serial killer handed seven life sentences after leaving clues to his murders in Amazon online reviews - The Sun;

Serial killer handed seven life sentences after leaving clues to his murders in Amazon online reviews - The Sun

The SunSerial killer handed seven life sentences after leaving clues to his murders in Amazon online reviewsThe SunTodd Kohlhepp, 44, admitted shooting dead four workers at a motorbike shop, as well as slaying a couple he had hired to work on his remote property. Todd Kohlhepp. AP:Associated Press. 6. Todd Kohlhepp, 44, pleaded guilty to seven counts of murder ...and more »

Serial killer Todd Kohlhepp: Timeline of events - WLOS;

Serial killer Todd Kohlhepp: Timeline of events - WLOS

WLOSSerial killer Todd Kohlhepp: Timeline of eventsWLOSFILE - In this Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016, file photo, Todd Kohlhepp's enters the courtroom of Judge Jimmy Henson for a bond hearing at the Spartanburg Detention Facility in Spartanburg, S.C. A South Carolina woman who spent two months chained inside a metal ...and more »

Families begin process of moving forward - Spartanburg Herald Journal;

Families begin process of moving forward - Spartanburg Herald Journal

Spartanburg Herald JournalFamilies begin process of moving forwardSpartanburg Herald JournalLorraine Lucas, mother of Brian Lucas, who was killed at Superbike Motorsports in 2003, said she wants to go on with her life now that Todd Kohlhepp has been sentenced. ALEX HICKS JR/Spartanburg Herald-Journal ...and more »