E! ENTERTAINMENT SPECIAL: HEROES GONE WRONG
E! Entertainment Special: Heroes Gone Wrong Premieres On June 11th At 8 :00 PM On E!
(Los Angeles, CA, June 8, 2012) - In the new one-hour E! Special "Heroes Gone Wrong," E! examines four horrific tales of trusted and admired individuals who committed heinous crimes that devastated the communities they were supposed to protect. "Heroes Gone Wrong" features sit-down interviews with victims' families and those close to the accused, as well as law enforcement and attorneys involved with each case. This special demonstrates what happens when people who are supposed to be heroic fall from grace and commit unspeakable acts of violence - leaving broken trust and devastation in their wake. E! Entertainment Special: Heroes Gone Wrong premieres on June 11th at 8 :00 PM, ET/PT only on E!
Nurse Turned Murderer
Kimberly Saenz - Found Guilty on 5 counts of Aggravated Assault and 1 Count of Capital Murder
"When the police told me that medical records came back with bleach in my blood, I could not believe that anything like that would ever happen to anybody." - Marie Bradley, Saenz's Victim
"There's no way that she would ever hurt anybody, ever, ever." - Bennie Fowler, Saenz' Mother
Pastor Turned Rapist & Killer
Anthony Hopkins, Found Guilty of Murder, 2nd Degree Rape, 2nd Degree Sodomy, 2nd Degree Sex Abuse and Incest
"People looked up to him and admired him." - Demetres Robinson, a follower of Pastor Hopkins
"The congregation in the church began yelling, we escorted him out. Mr. Hopkins kept asking me, 'what is this about?' I responded, 'it may have something to do with the dead body in your deep freeze.' And he shook and went, 'oh sh#t.'" - Ron Baggette, Chief Investigator, Clarke County Sherrif's Department
"Unfortunately, once you put a body in a freezer it gets to be kind out of sight, out of mind." - Jeff Deen, Hopkins' Defense Attorney
Volunteer Firefighter Turned Murderer
Caleb Lacey- Found Guilty of Second Degree Murder
"The way they died is the worst thing for me. They way all four of them burned to death, that's the worst thing and I can't erase it from my mind." - Edit Vanegas, father and husband of Caleb's victims.
"He just kept saying, 'Mom, I didn't do it.'" - Eleanor Lacey, Caleb Lacey's mother
Policeman Turned Violent Offender
Jeffrey Pelo - Found Guilty on 35 Charges, Including 25 Counts of Aggravated Sexual Assault
"To realize that that kind of material was found on a computer at the home of a police officer was very shocking." - Edith Brady-Lunny, Reporter
"I feel bad for the victims, I really do. But they've got the wrong man." - Rickielee Pelo, Wife of Jeffrey Pelo
Be sure to tune-in for E! Entertainment Special: Heroes Gone Wrong premieres on June 11th at 8 :00 PM, ET/PT only on E!