Authorities had been Cole that is already watching when offered him the cars – and investigators suspected the vehicles were utilized to launder medication cash

Authorities had been Cole that is already watching when offered him the cars – and investigators suspected the vehicles were utilized to launder medication cash

Marc Perrusquia | Reporter, The Commercial Appeal: They had two domiciles, costly domiciles that have been in foreclosure … Sherra … said they certainly were bouncin’ checks left and right.

Couple of years prior to the murder, Lorenzen was at need of money and sold two of their luxury vehicles to a person known as Bobby Cole. Cole had been a drag racer, whom worked the circuit, nonetheless it works out, he additionally had ties to a notorious medication syndicate.

Marc Perrusquia: Now, the $64,000 concern about this is ended up being Lorenzen a part that is willing of? …I’ve been told that the text had been genuine tenuous. That Lorenzen did not know Bobby Cole really. It was kind of a passing relationship that he was introduced by a third party and.

Dr. Bill Adkins: They questioned, ended up being he doin’ it for laundering cash? But Lorenzen purchased vehicles I buy shirts like you and. And –and he would get sick and tired of it, he’d offer it, simply just place.

The DEA finally discovered no medication connection between Lorenzen and Cole. Nonetheless it cast a shadow over Lorenzen’s squeaky clean image and reinforced Sherra’s accusations he had been involved with a high stakes medication deal the evening he ended up being murdered.

Dr. Bill Adkins: exactly just What troubled me personally the essential ended up being Lorenzen had been killed twice. He had been killed actually. Then their character was assassinated … People now do not think of him as that charming, pleased man that is young played for Memphis. Now they think of him as being a medication dealer.

Regardless of the medication allegations against Lorenzen, many individuals remained dubious of Sherra. 3 months following the murder, she consented to communicate with Thompson april. Continue reading “Authorities had been Cole that is already watching when offered him the cars – and investigators suspected the vehicles were utilized to launder medication cash”