DATELINE NBC - Friday, February 8 at 8p/7c (NEW TIME SLOT)
Dennis Murphy reports on an unlikely murderer – a disgraced Methodist pastor in North Eastern Pennsylvania . Once known for his sweet tenor voice and homely sermons, AB Schirmer is now known as the “sinister minister.” He was convicted just last week of bludgeoning his wife, Betty, to death in 2008 and staging a car accident to cover his tracks. That’s not all.
The former pastor now stands accused of killing his first wife too. For ten years everyone thought Jewel Schirmer had died after falling down some stairs but a medical examiner has concluded that she too was bludgeoned to death with a crow bar like object.