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Charles G. EVANS





Classification: Murderer
Characteristics: Rape
Number of victims: 1
Date of murder: October 3, 1985
Date of arrest: Same day
Date of birth: April 14, 1959
Victim profile: Darlene Hendrick (female, 20)
Method of murder: Stabbing with knife 45 times
Location: Marion County, Indiana, USA
Status: Sentenced to death September 19, 1986. Commuted to life 1992



DOB: 04-14-1959
DOC#: 865019 Black Male

Marion County Superior Court
Judge John R. Barney, Jr.

Prosecutor: Tim Morrison, Steven Goldsmith

Defense: David Martenet, Alex Voils

Date of Murder: October 3, 1985

Victim(s): Darlene Hendrick W/F/20 (Date, met Evans on night of murder)

Method of Murder: stabbing with knife 45 times

Summary: Evans met Darlene Hendrick, decided to purchase whiskey, and proceeded to an abandoned building. Once there, Evans pulled a knife and raped her. They then went to a Lounge for a drink, returned to the abandoned building and consumed more alcohol. Evans forced her to perform oral sex, raped her, then stabbed her 45 times, cut her hair, applied makeup to her face, and dragged her almost nude body outside.

Evans then walked to a nearby phone booth, called police, and waited for them to arrive. Evans gave a complete confession before and during trial. (insanity defense)

Conviction: Murder, Felony-Murder, Rape (A Felony) (2 counts), Confinement (B Felony)

Sentencing: September 19, 1986 (Death Sentence, 50 years, 50 years, 20 years)

Aggravating Circumstances: b(1) Rape, Criminal Deviate Conduct

Mitigating Circumstances: turned himself in and confessed, intoxication, anti-social, psychopathic, severe personality disorder, extreme emotional disturbance, lonely and rejected childhood, mother was alcoholic, father died when he was a teenager, worked as male prostitute to support himself, above average intellect

On Remand: On 12-08-92, pursuant to Indiana Supreme Court Opinion, Evans was resentenced by Marion County Superior Court Judge John R. Barney to 60 years for Murder, 50 years for Rape (A Felony), 50 years for Rape (A Felony), 20 years for Confinement (B Felony), consecutive, for a total sentence of 180 years imprisonment.


Charles G. Evans



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