Vernon Jensen was married more than ones to Aleta Diane Ray and Vicki Jensen, Vernon was reported killed by his wife Vicki Jensen.
Vernon and Vicki were married, but in the long run, he was fed up and terrified of his wife cause of her violent temper and thus decided to divorce her and let her go.
On the other hand, Vivki was so jealous of Vernon’s ex-wife Alete that she ended up murdering her.
Alet, a resident of The Twin Falls County, was found dead inside her home in September 1999. Initially, investigators thought the death was natural, but after discovering insulin and methamphetamine within her, the end became a mystery.
Vernon has admitted that his ex-wife never did drugs, and her death was murder, as Alete Diane Ray was murdered by insulin and methamphetamine injection at her home in Twin Falls County, Idaho.
When the officers arrived at Aleta’s home, she was lying unconscious on the floor. The scene was quiet, and there was no evidence of violence; thus, at first, they thought the death was natural, although Ray’s youngest daughter insisted that there were some people earlier at their home.
The murder initially looked like it was a suicide attempt by Ray. But after an autopsy, medical examiners discovered that Aleta died due to an overdose of methamphetamine and insulin administered via syringe.
Officers started the investigation only after her boyfriend insisted that she was never into drugs; the case was classified as a homicide.
Vernon Jensen’s Wife Vicki murdered his ex-wife Aleta out of her possessiveness and jealousy towards her.
The marital life of Vernon and Vicki was not going well cause of her possessiveness and violent activities; thus he decided to divorce her. This caused more heat in the situation, and she ended up killing his ex.
Vicki was the prime suspect in this case cause of her strange and violent behavior; however, her cousin Autumn Pals was not even suspected to be involved unless she told a classmate at school that they are able to take care of people without getting caught, the police got a huge break.
Autumn had confessed all the details during the officers’ inquiry regarding the murder of Aleta and cleared the involvement of Vicki, herself, and her boyfriend Matthew W. Pearson in the crime.
According to the police, they went to Aleta’s house in disguise and requested to use the phone, and she let them in. As soon as they walked inside, they brandished a gun, holding Aleta at gunpoint, finally injecting her with an overdose of both methamphetamine and insulin.
Then they waited for the poison to take effect before fleeing when Aleta could not cry for aid.
After the murder, Vicki Jensen was arrested for her role in the murder in February 2000. She was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of release after she pleaded guilty to first-degree murder.
Autumn and Matthew, who also pleaded guilty to first-degree murder, were sentenced to 15 and 12 years in jail.
In 2015, Autumn was released on parole and had been spending her days in Idaho Falls, Idaho, according to current prison records. On the other hand, Matthew is still imprisoned in the Idaho State Correctional Institution in Ada County, Idaho, and Vicki is incarcerated at the Pocatello Women’s Correctional Center in Pocatello, Idaho.