Where is Vernetta Cockerham now? Her killer husband Richard Ellerbee has not landed on Wikipedia bio. Continue to know details on him.
Richard is a murderer. He is responsible for the brutal murder of a teenage girl in November 2002.
A few days before Thanksgiving, he killed 17-year-old Candice Cockerham. Also, responsible for battering Vernetta Cockerham at Jonesville. The murder story has been featured on Dateline, “Survivors” on the Bio Channel.
Here are some more details on the alleged murder.
Richard Ellerbee Wikipedia
Richard Ellerbee has no Wikipedia bio.
He is the abusive husband of Vernetta Cockerham. The couple had met in 2001 in New Jersey. Upon countless abuse and beats. They began living apart, but the abuse did not end.
In 2002, Ellerbee choked and had left Cokerham for dead seven years ago. He also killed his stepdaughter Candice.
Cockerham had done everything to get justice. Yet, in the end, none of that was enough to prevent the worst tragedy. However, she was able to survive and report the incident to Jonesville Police Department.
In 2009, after years of court battles, Cockerham was awarded $430,000.
— Dateline NBC (@DatelineNBC) September 23, 2018
Where Is Vernetta Cockerham Now?
Vernetta Cockerham is living her life peacefully.
However, her scars remain that she was unable to save her eldest child. She also has two more children Rashieq and Dominiq.
Among the two boys, Rashieq is the biological son of Richard Ellerbee. Cockerham left Jonesville after her house was foreclosed.
Richard Ellerbee Death And Case Update
Richard Ellerbee is already dead.
He died after dousing himself in gasoline and setting himself on fire.
His Daughter Details
Vernetta Cockerham’s eldest daughter is Candice Cockerham.
She was 17 years old back then in 2002. Candice was born when Vernetta was only 18 years of age. She was a proud daughter who had an appointment with an army recruiter.
The young teenager went to North Carolina high school. She wanted to serve her country.