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Loren Herzog

Mother Of 'Speed Freak Killers' Victim Accuses Sheriff Of Mishandling Remains

AP | Posted 01.25.2014 | Crime

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge in California is considering a lawsuit filed by the mother of a girl whose remains were found at the bottom of ...

One Of The 'Speed Freak Killers' Helps Authorities Find Bodies

Posted 10.19.2012 | TV

The "Speed Freak Killers" were spotlighted on the latest installment of "Very Bad Men." Childhood friends Loren Herzog and Wesley Shermantine are beli...

Sheriff Allegedly Botches Search For Victims Of 'Speed Freak Killer'

Reuters | Posted 11.30.2012 | Crime

* Killer claims 72 victims after remains of five unearthed * Partner commits suicide before burial sites divulged * Sher...

Two 'Speed Freak Killer' Victims Now Identified

AP | TERRY COLLINS | Posted 05.30.2012 | Crime

FRENCH CAMP, Calif. — Two more possible victims of the "Speed Freak Killers" were identified Friday – more than 25 years after the teens d...

John Rudolf

'Speed Freak Killers' Investigation Uncovers Another Body

HuffingtonPost.com | John Rudolf | Posted 02.24.2012 | Crime

Investigators in northern California discovered another set of human remains Thursday in an area where victims of the 'speed freak killers' were found...

John Rudolf

New Burial Sites May Hold Dozen or More Victims of 'Speed Freak Killers'

HuffingtonPost.com | John Rudolf | Posted 02.23.2012 | Crime

LINDEN, Calif. -- The serial killer's crude map pointed to a spot near a stand of oak trees, off a lonely stretch of road through rolling green fields...

Serial Killer Helps Solve Decades-Old Murder Mystery

AP | PAUL ELIAS | Posted 04.11.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — Information provided by a California death row inmate who was one of the two notorious "Speed Freak Killers" led to the discover...

David Lohr

California Police Identify Cold Case Victim But Forget To Tell Family

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 03.27.2014 | Crime

Nearly a year ago, authorities in California identified partial skeletal remains found in 2002 as those of Tracy Melton, a woman missing since 1998. T...

Notorious 'Speed Freak Killer' May Reveal Graves Of Murder Victims

AP | By PAUL ELIAS | Posted 03.22.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- It was dubbed Operation Closure in hopes that a serial killer on Death Row would finally lead authorities to where at least a dozen b...

Bounty Hunter Called 'Speed Freak Killer' Before His Suicide

AP | PAUL ELIAS | Posted 03.19.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — The apparent suicide of a parolee suspected of killing as many as 19 people occurred after a bounty hunter called him earlier in...