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When twenty-one-year-old Shamari Jenkins of Connecticut informed her boyfriend Colton Bryan that she was pregnant with his child, he hired Matthew Allen-Davis Hall to kill her.
Too many women know their being abused but don’t know where they can find help. Across the country many women struggle with abusive relationships. They feel trapped with no one to turn to in order to get help.
Twenty-one-year-old Kimberly Dian Hill was murdered by Joseph Ward Gentry in 1989. In a taped confession Gentry told police he killed Hill because he believed her pregnancy would get in the way of his career.
Rosemary Newman of Illinois was eighteen when she was killed by Deandre Minkens and his current girlfriend Shante Thomas. Newman was strangled to death with a phone cord and her body was dumped in a forest preserve.
In 2009 Seventeen-year-old Sarah Lovato of New Mexico, and her father were killed by Marino Leyba. Police investigators say that Leyba shot Lovato because he was angry over her decision to carry her baby to term..
Allison Walsh of Pennsylvania was twenty-one when she was shot in the head by Matthew Scott Becker.
In April of 2016 Hauka Weiser was a promising young dance student at the University of Texas. She was sexually assaulted and strangled to death by seventeen-
year-old Meechaiel Criner.