Murder in Lawrence County

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Curious the Cat

Joiner, AR

#1 Aug 30, 2009
When i was a kid i remember a story about a lady who killed another lady in Walnut Ridge then supposedly chopped her up and tried to burn her. Does anyone remember this as being factual or is this just a story kids were telling to scare their buddies?
Rufus

Joiner, AR

#2 Aug 30, 2009
i grew up on the other side of the river but it seems i remember hearing that story, don't know if there's anything to it though, have there been murders in lawrence county?
Nobody

College Station, TX

#3 Aug 30, 2009
Curious the Cat wrote:
When i was a kid i remember a story about a lady who killed another lady in Walnut Ridge then supposedly chopped her up and tried to burn her. Does anyone remember this as being factual or is this just a story kids were telling to scare their buddies?
Don't have the details, but I believe there is something to the story.
another nobody

Blytheville, AR

#4 Aug 30, 2009
it is true,last name was liscomb
truth

Blytheville, AR

#5 Aug 30, 2009
it was the sludder family i believe. It was a wife and ex wife orderal.
wait a min

Big Spring, TX

#6 Aug 30, 2009
Curious the Cat wrote:
When i was a kid i remember a story about a lady who killed another lady in Walnut Ridge then supposedly chopped her up and tried to burn her. Does anyone remember this as being factual or is this just a story kids were telling to scare their buddies?
it's true happened on ridgecrest there is a house that at one time was a duplex. rock front burned several years ago now it's a single family home. she killed her cut her up and was burning pieces in backyard
omg

Deridder, LA

#7 Aug 30, 2009
Yep. Happened on Ridgecrest. New wife killed ex-wife or vice-versa. Thought she was a missing person for several months until they figured it all out, I think.
its true

Longville, LA

#8 Aug 30, 2009
it is very true it was back in 93 94 i think
interesting

Conroe, TX

#9 Aug 30, 2009
Anyone know if you can get information on line about it?
yes sir

Blytheville, AR

#10 Aug 30, 2009
omg wrote:
Yep. Happened on Ridgecrest. New wife killed ex-wife or vice-versa. Thought she was a missing person for several months until they figured it all out, I think.
this is a fact.i went to school with cathy.she is a neice of dennis coggins.and a sister to wayne lomax.she spent several years in prison for this.i spoke with the lead detective that arrested her,he said they didn't have enough bone frag.to even arrest her,but here kids finally told a teacher or somthing like that,and in the investagation she confessed to killing her with a hammer and burning her body in there back yard with a pile of debree.this det.and her were in the same grade.
yes sir

Blytheville, AR

#11 Aug 30, 2009
its true wrote:
it is very true it was back in 93 94 i think
sorry i meant to say a cousin to wayne lomax.there,s been a lot of tradgedy in that family.wayne;s sis was also raped .she was first shot at big al;s then driven out in the country and murdered and raped.
interesting

Conroe, TX

#12 Aug 30, 2009
yes sir wrote:
<quoted text>sorry i meant to say a cousin to wayne lomax.there,s been a lot of tradgedy in that family.wayne;s sis was also raped .she was first shot at big al;s then driven out in the country and murdered and raped.
cathy who? She's the one that was guilty of the murder?
yes sir

Blytheville, AR

#13 Aug 30, 2009
interesting wrote:
<quoted text>
cathy who? She's the one that was guilty of the murder?
cathy liscomb,rudy's daughter charles niece,dennis coggins niece,
interesting

Conroe, TX

#14 Aug 30, 2009
yes sir wrote:
<quoted text>cathy liscomb,rudy's daughter charles niece,dennis coggins niece,
Is there any information on line?
walnut ridge

Bossier City, LA

#15 Aug 30, 2009
Curious the Cat wrote:
When i was a kid i remember a story about a lady who killed another lady in Walnut Ridge then supposedly chopped her up and tried to burn her. Does anyone remember this as being factual or is this just a story kids were telling to scare their buddies?
all i am going to say is that its very true the women that did is out on parpole already but doesn't not live in this area
walnut ridge

Bossier City, LA

#16 Aug 30, 2009
its true thats all i am going to say
Fox Trotter

United States

#17 Aug 30, 2009
Curious the Cat wrote:
When i was a kid i remember a story about a lady who killed another lady in Walnut Ridge then supposedly chopped her up and tried to burn her. Does anyone remember this as being factual or is this just a story kids were telling to scare their buddies?
It is true. I was there at the dig.
guest

Blytheville, AR

#18 Aug 30, 2009
the one that kileld thelam sluder? We took down a sded at that house and got copper wire out of that fire place in the backyard.just a spot on the ground where boards and junk was burnt,I did see bones but never thought a thing about them I did not see a skull but did see a lot of bones Don and I took down waynes shed for him
we were 16 or so 17.it was wild to find out them were people bones later on or i guess they were
its true

Longville, LA

#19 Aug 30, 2009
yes sir wrote:
<quoted text>sorry i meant to say a cousin to wayne lomax.there,s been a lot of tradgedy in that family.wayne;s sis was also raped .she was first shot at big al;s then driven out in the country and murdered and raped.
she was car jacked at big als then takin outside of town by two black men that thought she was her sister,Her sister made a bad choice with these men and they came to town to seek revenge. she had been working at a bar in paragould i was dating her at this time it happend wow what a memory jar
Vaguely

Lake Charles, LA

#20 Aug 30, 2009
I vaguely remember this story. Seems one time as a youngster when I had come to town to visit my grandparents, we went rummage selling. We stopped at a house across the street and my mom and aunt started talking about how that was the house where that had took place. That's a memory I had pushed to the back of my mind. It's good to know more of the details now.

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