|Former sheriff Jim Lawson remembers Starkweather|
|October 12, 2012 Jerry Purvis|
It was a much quieter world in 1958, so the nation was both shocked and fascinated that such a horrific crime could happen.
But it did, as a teenaged spree killer named Charles Starkweather, along with his 14-year-old girlfriend, Caril Ann Fugate, left 11 bodies between Lincoln, Neb. and Douglas, Wyo.
After shots were exchanged during a car chase, Starkweather and Fugate were arrested on Jan. 29, 1958 and taken to t...
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