Republicans Responsible for the Death of an Innocent Person Homicide Criminal Scandals

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  • Tiffany AdamsTiffany Adams
    Cimarron County GOP Chair
    Kidnapped and murdered the mother of her grandchildren and another woman with the help of three other members of an anti-government group called "God's Misfits" over a custody dispute involving her grandchildren and planned ahead by purchasing pre-paid "burner" cellphones to communicate with her accomplices and five taser guns at a local store
    Allegedly according to reporting from credible media outlets
  • Kyle LewterKyle Lewter
    Campaign Manager [R-AL]
    Sexually tortured another man with an inanimate object and then murdered him with a hammer
    Allegedly according to reporting from credible media outlets
  • Daniel Rodimer
    Fmr. U.S. Rep Candidate [R-TX]
    Punched and strangled his victim so severely it caused multiple brain bleeds which resulted in their eventual death several days later after medical personnel were unable to save their life
    According to charging documents filed by local police
  • Joseph Roberts
    Activist [R]
    Murdered his fiancée, dismembered her body and stuffed her in a large plastic bag which he discarded near a bridge
    According to charging documents filed by local police
  • Dan KirbyDan Kirby
    Fmr. State Representative [R-OK]
    Swerved off the road and crashed his motorcycle killing his girlfriend who was riding with him while under the influence of alcohol and a cocktail of illicit and unprescribed pharmaceutical drugs including amphetamine, tramadol and oxycodone
    According to charging documents filed by local police
  • Tim Sheehy
    U.S. Senator Candidate [R-MT]
    Killed his copilot and pinned a teenage girl against a wall after losing power midair and crashing the plane he was flying into a residential home which authorities later concluded happened in part due to his negligent flying
    According to a civil lawsuit filed by the victim's family
  • Steven PankeySteven Pankey
    Gov. Candidate [R-ID]
    Shot a 12-year-old girl in the head and then buried her body after kidnapping her from her home
    According to charging documents filed by state officials
  • Tex McIver
    Lawyer [R]
    Shot his wife through the passenger seat of a car her close friend was driving shortly after he asked her for his .38 revolver from the center console claiming there was a danger that did not exist and suspiciously tried to get her friend to lie to police about it in a trial in which prosecutors described his life as ""spinning out of control" due to financial troubles that killing her would resolve
    According to charging documents filed by local police
  • Andrew Wilhoite
    Fmr. City Council Member Nominee [R-IN]
    Murdered his wife by forcefully striking her in the head with a flower pot and then put her lifeless body in his car and dumped her in a nearby creek
    According to charging documents filed by local police
  • Ellen Wink
    Fmr. Political Person [R-CT]
    Shot an unarmed tenant five times as he tried to flee from her resulting in his death and then lied to police and claimed self-defense which State's Attorney Michelle Manning refuted because video surveillance clearly showed her victim was aggressive towards her in "no way, shape, or form"
    According to charging documents filed by local police
  • Kyle Rittenhouse
    Activist [R]
    Shot an unarmed protester with an AR-15 rifle for merely chasing him and grabbing the barrel of the rifle and then shot two more protesters -- killing one -- who acted presumably as "good guys" to stop him from shooting more people for which he was tried but found not guilty by self-defense due to various factors including presumably appearing as a very sympathetic defendant to the jury
    According to charging documents filed by local police
  • Jason Ravnsborg
    Fmr. Attorney General [R-SD]
    Fatally struck a pedestrian dragging him for some undermined period of time in a way detectives described as "his face was in your windshield", his broken glasses were found in the car, a flashlight the victim was using was later found still on and investigators determined he was browsing news websites on his phone likely just beforehand which is probably why he left the scene and called 911 with the excuse that he thought he hit a deer
    According to a police report filed by local officials
  • Ian Smith
    Fmr. U.S. Rep Candidate [R-NJ]
    Killed a 19-year-old after he drunkenly barreled through a stop sign and crashed into his victim's car and admitted to police that he drank 10-12 beers not long before his crash
    According to charging documents filed by local police
  • Gregg Trude
    Montana Right to Life Director
    Carelessly tossed a loaded rifle on the backseat of his truck which accidentally discharged and instantly killed his hunting partner while also being a firearm safety instructor who should have known better
    According to charging documents filed by local police
  • Bob Greenlee
    Fmr. Mayor [R-CO]
    Crashed head-on into a 70-year-old woman's car at 89 MPH resulting in her instant death and struck another car causing it to roll onto its side after dangerously attempting to pass the car in front of him on a two-lane highway
    According to charging documents filed by local police
  • John ChartierJohn Chartier
    Fmr. County Treasurer [R-NV]
    Had his longtime friend murder his ex-wife and her father at their home out of a bitter custody dispute over their young son in which she planned to move out of the state away from him but unfortunately was too late
    According to a jury who found him guilty of murder
  • Steve NunnSteve Nunn
    Fmr. State Representative [R-KY]
    Intentionally shot and killed his former fiancé months after she sought and received a protective restraining order against him
    According to charging documents filed by local officials