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Woman Who Claimed to Have Killed 22 Across the Country a Liar, Dad Says

Father doesn't believe daughters claims.

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The father of a woman who claimed to have killed 22 people across the country says his daughter is a liar, but he supports the death penalty in the one murder she has been charged with, pennlive.com reported.

Miranda Barbour, 19, made headlines when she claimed in a jailhouse interview that she had killed 22 people. Barbour of Sunbury Pennsylvania, has been charged along with her boyfriend, of killing Troy LaFerrara, 42, who was lured through a Craigslist ad promising sex for money.

Barbour's father, Sonny Dean, told the Daily Item newspaper that he believes his daughter might have been involved in one other murder. Dean supports the death penalty for his daughter is she is convicted of killing LaFerrara.

The newspaper reported that Dean described his daughter as a heroin addict and a liar and he did not believe her claim of mass murder.

Thus far authorities have not found any evidence to substantiate Barbour's claims.
Ann Curry February 20, 2014 at 02:47 PM
Why is this on Patch?
MattM February 20, 2014 at 02:59 PM
patch is about to lose lots of people looking for local news, haven't seen much for local news, but tons of national news. If i want my facebook clogged with national news i'd like a national news organization.
Liz Pierce February 20, 2014 at 03:09 PM
she should go to Washington, DC. she would fit right in.
Blondie February 20, 2014 at 03:13 PM
Where's all the local news? I know there is plenty of it all around Ocean County! Please report...
Inge Wagner February 20, 2014 at 03:14 PM
I hope she has to pay for all of this.
Carla Meyers February 20, 2014 at 03:16 PM
Patch is shut down... I got an email a week or two ago saying they were closing... all your seeing is automatic links that must still be pulling.
ray February 20, 2014 at 03:40 PM
Ah, how is this considered LOCAL news?
Brian Slupski February 20, 2014 at 04:05 PM
@Carla Meyers we are not shutdown: http://www.bizjournals.com/boston/blog/mass_roundup/2014/02/patch-is-hiring-again.html?page=all
Inez Eagle February 20, 2014 at 07:39 PM
Again, not Radnor!
anon ymous February 20, 2014 at 11:19 PM
Stating that the source of this story is the Orland Park Patch shows intent to mislead.
dita von struedel van trappyodel February 20, 2014 at 11:22 PM
I've posted before about this situation. I am a professor of WOMYN'S studies at a well known, all womyn, university in Massachusets. I teach radical feminist philosophy. As such, my opinion is that this women is delusional but also the victim here... of men and Rebublicans, especially George Bush. Please try and be understanding of her predicament...this is a misogynist society's fault, not hers.
Deep Throat February 21, 2014 at 07:59 AM
Do us a favor Dita, GO AWAY
Liz Pierce February 21, 2014 at 08:04 AM
Wow, Dita. You teach college and you cannot spell? I hope they pay you a large salary and charge it to the kids who take out loans. And, yes, it's all George Bush's fault! President Obama is nothing more than a puppet in the never-ending failed Bush administration. If only George Bush wasn't still in charge, all of President Obama's problems would be solved. His promises would have been kept, the economy would be back on track, and integrity would have been restored to the federal government.
JohnnyMass February 21, 2014 at 08:58 AM
Obama is an incompetent fool elected by idiots and welfare bums.
Thomas Soukup February 21, 2014 at 09:48 AM
@data von struedel. So then, you must favor the Ted Kennedy Chappaqueddick approach to learning where a Democrat takes a girl out and shows her a good time followed by an after dinner dip in the lake.
dita von struedel van trappyodel February 21, 2014 at 09:52 AM
I keep thinking that I'm positing to my local Patch but wind up here. You people are mean so I'm not going to say anymore. Shoot the messenger if you will.
Quincy Alexander February 21, 2014 at 10:46 AM
your comments are idiotic I hope your are not an instructor in any venue
Jim Flaherty February 23, 2014 at 11:14 AM
What a supportive family she has.
usmcboi March 13, 2014 at 07:45 PM
liberal hippie chick
SILENT WOLF March 15, 2014 at 08:45 AM
They must have put this on the patch for Chuck---- he loves to have fun with people like them ... Go for it Chuck ....

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