Oskaloosa Family Fighting Murder Conviction in Death of William Penn Athlete
OSKALOOSA, Iowa -- The day was unforgettable. "Just a sad day for the state of Iowa, for Marquis Todd and for my son," said Stanley VanHemert. He is referring to March 1, 2018. A fight broke out in the front lawn of his home and his son, Luke, fatally stabbed Marquis Todd, a William Penn University basketball player. Stanley said, "My son regrets it to this day. He's got to live with that for rest of his life. He's not going to be the same person."