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Loren Herzog

Wesley Shermantine is an inmate on California’s death row. Shermantine and his friend Loren Herzog were dubbed the “Speed Freak Killers” for a murder spree in the 1980s and 90s. (CBS)

‘Speed Freak Killer’ Speaks Out In Letter, Search Enters 2nd Week

Convicted killer Wesley Shermantine spoke out with a letter from death row to the CBS station in Sacramento. Meanwhile, the search for victims of the “Speed Freak Killers” has entered its second week.

02/17/2012

Speed Freak Killers Loren Herzog and Wesley Shermantine (CBS)

Dogs To Search For Remains In ‘Speed Freak Killers’ Case

Authorities say cadaver dogs will be used to search for human remains in dozens of dirt piles on an abandoned cattle ranch in San Joaquin County.

02/16/2012

Speed Freak Killers Loren Herzog and Wesley Shermantine (CBS)

More Than 1,000 Bones Found In ‘Speed Freak Killings’ Evidence Dig

Crews were again using a large backhoe to search a rural well where a convicted killer said he and a friend dumped several bodies during a murder spree known as the Speed Freak Killings.

02/15/2012

Chevelle "Chevy" Wheeler prior to her disappearance in 1985.

Mother Confirms ID Of Remains Found In ‘Speed Freak Killers’ Case

Authorities are back excavating an abandoned well in search of more human remains believed to be victims of the notorious “Speed Freak Killers.”

02/14/2012

Wesley Shermantine is an inmate on California’s death row. Shermantine and his friend Loren Herzog were dubbed the “Speed Freak Killers” for a murder spree in the 1980s and 90s. (CBS)

Central Valley Serial Killer’s Tip Leads To Remains Of 2nd Body

Searchers using information provided by a convicted California serial killer have recovered the remains of a second person.

02/10/2012

Michaela Garecht

Convicted Killers Probed In 1988 Disappearance Of Hayward Girl

The newest development into the disappearance of Michaela Garecht involves two convicted killers known as the “Speed Freak Killers.”

02/01/2012

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