Marilyn Sheppard Murder Case
Marilyn Sheppard was killed July 4, 1954. She was brutally beaten to death while her husband Sam was asleep downstairs. Sam was initially convicted of the crime but was later released in 1966 through a federal appeals court. A second suspect in the crime is a "Bushy Haired Intruder" who is considered to be Richard Eberling, he was the Sheppard's window cleaner.
Who killed Marilyn Sheppard
4. FBI Database
Marilyn Sheppard is the victim. She was pregnant at the time, the soon to be baby could also be a victim in the case.
Dr. Sam Holmes Sheppard
Blood left at the crime scene
Marilyn's ring that Eberling stole
Other Eberling crimes
Francis Lee Bailey (Sheppard's Attorney hired during re-trial)