Murder Of Chelsea Ann Brooks
On the 9th of June 2006 in Kansas, 14 year old Chelsea Ann Brooks went to a skating rink with some friends. During the evening, Everett Gentry, a friend of the father of Brooks’s unborn baby, told her he was going to take her to her 20 year old boyfriend, Elgin Robinson Jr Six days later her body was found face down in a ditch.
Brooks was nearly 9 months pregnant, expecting a girl and was going to call her Alexa Lynn. The baby would have been due on the 4th of July.
The motive was to escape a rape charge. With Robinson being 20 Brooks’s parents wanted him to be charged with statutory rape, Robinson had also broke a restraining violation. Robinson promised a friend, Ted Burnett, $1000 to kill Chelsea. When Gentry lured her away and drove to a remote location he signalled Burnett who strangled her to death.
Elgin Robinson Jr and Ted Burnett were sentenced to life without parole
Everett Gentry received life with parole after 25 years
Robinson was facing a death sentence but jurors could not decide