On Sept. 18, 2009, Longwood University professor Debra Kelley, 53, her husband, Presbyterian minister Mark Niederbrock, 50, their daughter, Emma Niederbrock, 16, and Emma's friend Melanie Wells, 18, were all found bludgeoned to death in the Niederbrock's Farmville, Va. home. Police charged horrorcore rapper Richard "Syko Sam" McCroskey, 20, shown here, with Mark's death and expect to charge him for the others.
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Emma Niederbrock, 16, shown here in a MySpace photo, was remembered as a rebellious girl who dabbled in the occult and obsessed about macabre music but also listened to the Backstreet Boys and played soccer. Emma met her boyfriend, aspiring horrorcore rapper Richard "Syko Sam" McCroskey through the Internet. McCroskey is being held for murdering Emma, her parents and a friend.