Celebs Turned Murder Suspects

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Mark Wahlberg
When the actor was 16, he was charged with attempted murder. He was tried as an adult and ended up spending 45 days in prison for the crime.
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Christian Brando
The son of legendary actor Marlon Brando, Christian pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the death of his sister's boyfriend. He spent five years in jail and died of pneumonia in 2008.
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Snoop Dogg
The rapper was accused of being an accomplice to a murder back in 1993. Snoop was eventually acquitted for the crime.
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Fatty Arbuckle
The silent film star was accused of the rape and murder of Virginia Rappe. Arbuckle was acquitted for the crime after two mistrials, but not able to make any more movies.
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Chris Benoit
Over a three day period, the wrestler killed his wife and son before hanging himself. His wife was bound before the killing, his son was drugged and likely unconscious before Benoit strangled him.
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Robert Blake
The former actor was accused of killing his wife, Bonny Lee Bakley, and put under arrest a year after the crime. He was eventually found not guilty despite two men saying he tried to hire them to commit the murder.
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Vince Neil
The Motley Crue singer was arrested for vehicular manslaughter for a drunk driving accident. Neil was sentenced to five years probation, 30 days in jail and 200 hours of community service.
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Ray Lewis
The Ravens star was indicted for aggravated assault and murder. As part of a plea deal, Lewis was given one year in prison and 12 months probation.
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OJ Simpson
In 1994, Simpson was famously acquitted of murdering his wife, Nicole Simpson. He has since been found guilty for other crimes.
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Don King
The boxing promoter was accused of killing two different men on two different occasions. The first was ruled justifiable, the second King got four years after being charged with manslaughter.
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Sid Vicious
The bassist for the Sex Pistols was accused, but never convicted, of murdering his girlfriend, Nancy Spungen. He died of a heroin overdose before the case went to trial.
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Phil Spector
The music producer was accused of killing actress Lana Clarkson. He was ultimately convicted and sentenced to 19 years to life in prison.
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Johnny Lewis
The Sons of Anarchy actor apparently went on a violent and angry rage, killing his landlady and her cat before taking his own life.
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Oscar Pistorius
The South African sprint runner was accused of murdering his girlfriend on Valentine's Day in 2013. His current charge is premeditated murder.
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Aaron Hernandez
The NFL star was accused of murdering a friend. His trial is still ongoing, but he was indicted and held without bail after his arraignment. He is also being looked at for a double homicide.
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