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Wesley Shermantine

Speed Freak Killers Loren Herzog and Wesley Shermantine (CBS)

1999 Jailhouse Interview Details ‘Speed Freak’ Killing

CBS has obtained chilling video footage of Loren Herzog, one of two men dubbed the “Speed Freak Killers,” after he was arrested in 1999. The jailhouse footage shows Herzog blaming Wesley Shermantinefor the death of Cindy Vanderheiden.

02/28/2012

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)

‘Speed Freak Killer’ Tips Bounty Hunter To 3rd Burial Site

A convicted California serial killer whose maps have led authorities to hundreds of human bone fragments has apparently revealed the location of a third well where he says a victim can be found.

02/21/2012

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)

‘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)

Rain Delays Search For Bodies In ‘Speed Freak Killers’ Case

The effort is focused in an area where a convicted serial killer said there might be 10 or more victims from a methamphetamine-fueled killing spree he and a childhood friend were part of in the 1980s and 1990s.

CBS San Francisco–02/13/2012

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)

Remains Of Another Victim Of Central Valley Killer Found, Identified

Human remains uncovered in Northern California with the help of a convicted serial killer have been preliminarily identified as one of his victims.

02/11/2012

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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