Man Accused Of Killing 5 People, Including Ex’s Parents

He is suspected of killing a couple in one home and a mother and her college age daughters in another.

By Gina Tron

An Ohio man who has been arrested and charged with the murder of a couple, is also being questioned about a triple homicide.

George C. Brinkman Jr., 45, has been charged with murder in the deaths of Rogell Eugene John, 71, and his wife Roberta Ray John, 64, according to They were shot in their home. Brinkman had reportedly once dated the couple's daughter. Brinkman was allegedly watching their home while they were on vacation, according to ABC News.

The suspect was arrested after a nine-hour standoff, according to a police press release.

Brinkman was also wanted for questioning in connection with the shooting deaths of Suzanne Taylor, 45, and her daughters Taylor Pifer, 21, and Kylie Pifer, 18. The three women are believed to have died on Saturday in their home. All were found dead in one room, according to Fox 8. Taylor was stabbed at least once.

“Taylor and Kylie were deeply loved - not only by me, but by our families and so many friends. We are absolutely devastated. Taylor and Kylie were beautiful, strong, intelligent young women,” Brian Pifer, the girls’ father wrote in a statement.


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