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Sentencing Postponed In Ohio Craigslist Killings

A decision on Richard Beasley's fate, has been postponed until April 4th by a judge in Akron.
March 26, 2013

An Ohio judge has postponed sentencing of a self-styled street preacher in the murders of three down-and-out men lured by Craigslist job offers after a defense attorney fell ill.

Jury Recommends Death For ‘Craigslist Killer’

The self-styled street preacher was convicted of teaming up with a teenager in 2011 to lure men with offers of farmhand jobs in southeast Ohio and to rob them. Three men were killed, and a fourth was wounded.
March 21, 2013

An Akron jury has recommended the death penalty for a triple killer who lured victims with bogus Craigslist job offers.

Trial Under Way For Accused Craigslist Killer

Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty in the murder trial of 52-year-old Richard Beasley.
February 19, 2013

Jury selection has begun in the trial of the alleged mastermind of a deadly plot to lure robbery victims with phony Craigslist job offers, killing three men and wounding a fourth.

Sentencing Delayed For Convicted Craigslist Killer

Brogan Rafferty
November 5, 2012

Sentencing has been delayed for Brogan Rafferty, the 17-year-old convicted in a plot to lure men desperate for work with phony Craigslist job offers.

Case Against Accused Teen Craigslist Killer Goes To Jury

Brogan Rafferty is charged with aggravated murder after prosecutors say he helped lure and kill three men after luring them with phony Craigslist job offers.
October 26, 2012

A jury is headed into the first full day of deliberations in the case of a teenager accused of participating in the slayings of three men lured by phony Craigslist job offers.

Ohio Teen Admits Missed Chances In Craigslist Case

Brogan Rafferty
October 23, 2012

The teenage suspect in the slayings of three men lured by phony Craigslist job offers acknowledges he had chances to report the alleged triggerman to police but never did so.