Indiana widow and her lover charged with homicide in loss of life of firefighter husband


An Indiana lady and her alleged lover had been charged with homicide Thursday within the taking pictures loss of life of the girl’s firefighter husband three years in the past.

Elizabeth Fox-Doerr, 50, and Larry Richmond Sr., 41, are accused of killing Robert Doerr, who was discovered shot useless within the driveway of the Evansville dwelling he shared together with his spouse on Feb. 26, 2019, police introduced Thursday.

“This mindless selfless act will endlessly go away a void of Robby’s household, his buddies and his co-workers,” Evansville Police Chief Billy Bolin mentioned at a press convention.

“His loss of life rocked this group… [he was] actually one in every of Evansville’s bravest. In the present day is step one in seeing some kind of justice for Robby.” 

Doerr, 51, was shot thrice after returning dwelling from a shift on the Evansville firehouse, police mentioned.

Elizabeth Fox-Doerr has been arrested in connection to the homicide of her husband.
Evansville Police Division
Larry Richmond Sr. mugshot.
Larry Richmond Sr., Elizabeth Fox-Doerr lover, was additionally arrested for the homicide of Robert Doerr.
Evansville Police Division

Each Fox-Doerr and Richmond had been already in jail on separate costs when Evansville police introduced the homicide costs. Fox-Doerr has been behind bars for a perjury cost since July 12 and Richmond has been incarcerated since 2019 on federal gun costs.

Fox-Doerr allegedly spoke on the telephone with Richmond minutes earlier than she dialed 911 on the day of her husband’s loss of life and later deleted the decision log, police mentioned.

The spouse confessed to deleting the decision log as a result of she knew Richmond “had been in hassle earlier than” and feared the investigators would suppose she was having an affair with him, based on the affidavit.

Richmond allegedly admitted to the affair, his son Larry Richmond Jr. instructed police. He additionally mentioned he witnessed his father and Fox-Doerr kissing in a automobile. Investigators additionally recovered a letter written by the sufferer addressed to his spouse which detailed problems with her infidelity.

Richmond has lengthy been a suspect within the case and reportedly instructed one other inmate on a number of events that he had a romantic relationship with Fox-Doerr and had shot her husband useless.

“We’re relieved that the lengthy wait is over and the people concerned on this homicide are being delivered to justice for not solely Robby’s homicide however the ache they’ve induced his household, his buddies and our division,” Evansville Hearth Chief Mike Larson mentioned on the press convention.

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