Stephanie Stephens

 

 

Age: 39

 

Summary: nurse and convicted murderer who was charged in 2001 with the murder of her second husband Dr. David Stephens by adding a lethal dose of anesthetic drugs to his insulin pump (he was diabetic and had hepatitis) whose 2003 trial was one of the most sensational ever in Forrest County, Mississippi and was widely covered by the media, including CBS-TV's 48 Hours which aired a lengthy segment on the case, and who had later served only three years of a life sentence.

 

 

Cause of Death: Double pneumonia

 

Born: September 12, 1967

 

Died: October 14, 2006

 

Location: Jackson, Mississippi