Listen: Brian Conrad Levi, Levi King, Scott King discussed on True Crime Fan Club Podcast
"Explicit content is found in this episode. Listener discretion is advised back to the true crime fan club podcast. I'm your host Leany Levi. King a spree killer found peace when he murdered the crimes he was alternately convicted for gave him comfort and in his own words, placed him any four state in the Sempe said, I will also share the story of the only person left in Levi kings, destructive path, okay? On the show. Levi king was running away. He was tired of living life on the terms of others. When he was only nineteen years old. He was sentenced to fourteen years in prison for burglarizing his neighbor's home, and then setting it on fire because of his good behavior. Levi only served two and a half years after his release from prison. He was required to live in halfway home in Saint Louis, Missouri. He abided by the chicken and checkout times, but an urge him was bubbling to the surface. He wanted his freedom. And he wanted it on his terms. He made a plan to check out of the halfway home and travel to his father's home in Pineville, Missouri. Leave I knew he could find a cache of weapons in ammunition. They're since his father was an avid gun collector pictures that were later taken of his father's home would make you think that you were looking at the inside of a pawn shop or a gun store knives. And swords of all kind were hung on the wall while guns or Ken. In a safe or leaning against the wall fully loaded. His father was surprised to see him. But not completely. He always had a hard time with lead by the kid had of mine of his own and often got in trouble for following whatever path he wanted to. Scott King was no angel of a father. He race Levi and his five siblings pretty much on his own. He provided a home with little to no amenities. They had exposed electrical cables that could have easily sparked a fire around the exposed insulation that had been hastily mounted to the walls. Scott. Let no rules household. The children could come and go as they pleased and that pretty much started at any age, according to Levi's older sister prairie Scott often encouraged all of his children to do drugs and drink she recounted a time when Levi cetera room on fire when he was just four years old because he had become very angry with her Levi also shared with a forty eight hour special correspondent that is father handed him his first gun when he was seven years old one of Levi's. Most disturbing experiences in his life happened the day his father handed him that gun Scott drooped Levi out to a field. While he carried a box of puppies. He then used the puppies as target practice. Levi was so angered over this that he ran away an elder grudge against his father for a very long time. After the incident Scott was not a supportive father and often took his anger out on his children. But particularly on Levi growing up Levi with sin away to various psychiatric hospitals where he expressed that he had suicidal tendencies at age ten. He followed the instructions of his father and began partaking in alcohol and marijuana at age eleven he confessed that he had been hearing voices. Speaking to him over the phone when he became a teenager. He indulged in various drugs that further exacerbated his psychosis. When Levi arrived at his father's home after running away from the halfway home. Scott rebuffed him and told him that he wasn't welcome in his home. Leave. I asked his father if he could just give him a ride to the nearby bus station the following morning and Scott. Agreed on Wednesday September twenty eighth Levi was supposed to meet with his father to head to the local bus station at seven thirty A M and leave town but Levi had other plans when his father fell asleep. His plan was put into action he broke into his father's gun safe and pulled on a nine millimeter Smith and Wesson and other guns to take with him on his spontaneous journey. He packed it in his bag and decided to look for vehicle to make his getaway. He spotted the red nineteen ninety five dodge Dakota pick-up that belonged to seventy year old Orly. Mccoll Levi initially had no plans to murder, but he was still angry with his father and the only way his mind could compensate for the rejection was to kill he needed that pickup to make his way towards Mexico. And so help anyone who got an his way. Orly? Wade McColl was born on February twenty third nineteen thirty. Five nj Missouri to parents, Chester and Elma McColl. He lived a fairly quiet life until he joined the US army in nineteen fifty six serving for a time and Japan when his enlistment ended he returned to the United States where he would attend the Grantham school of electron IX in Kansas City, Missouri. He was an entrepreneur at heart which led him to opening his own electric shop and then later a restaurant called stakeout restaurant in nineteen Eighty-four. He lived a quiet and very happy. Life and Anderson Missouri until September thirtieth two thousand five orally maintained a great relationship with his former daughter-in-law Laura, Don Burma, cool who simply went by dawn. She was born on July thirteenth nineteen fifty eight and Neo show, Missouri to Troy and Laura bur-. She graduated from Neo show high school in nineteen seventy six she began working for the home offices of corporate conglomerate WalMart in nineteen eighty eight. Eight she enjoyed the position she was in an married. Michael aid McColl on April eighth nineteen seventy seven. They welcomed their son. Matthew McColl a few years later the couple eventually divorced amicably and Don maintained a good relationship with her father in law Orly by helping him around his home orally left on very much and enjoyed her company. It was no surprise that. Don was at his home. That fateful day performing various, housekeeping tasks around the home and eventually going grocery shopping with Orly Matthew McColl, Don son, remembers his mother as a very loving and caring woman. His grandfather was especially supportive of him and all of his endeavors and was there for him when he lost his father on April twenty seventh two thousand five when Mattie received a call around noon on September thirtieth two thousand five from relative stating they couldn't reach orally or done his heart sank, he. Tried not to think of the worst as he reached out to his mother several times that day. Eventually he got in his car and made the drive to his grandfather's home to check on them. When he arrived at the home of his grandfather, Matthew found it to be early quiet after he walked in. He immediately noticed his grandfather's bloody body just inside the front door surrounded by groceries that had been purchased earlier that day shocked and overcome with grief, he yelled first mother. But there was no answer back. He immediately called nine one one to report the grisly scene. He anxiously waited outside of the home until thirties arrived. He told them what they would find inside this sheriff's office, secure the crime scene and collected. Various showcasing set look drastically different than the shell casings. You would normally find whoever shot the gun had access to very rare munition don's body was found at the foot of the stairs. Where she likely attempted to run. Away from the gunman before being riddled with bullets or Lee was attacked upon opening the door for the stranger which likely prompted don's run for her own life Levi king was responsible for the murders. Police wouldn't know that he was a suspect until the police officer who arrived after mentioned that a man by the name of Scott King reported just a day earlier that his son Levi had stolen an array of guns from his home along with some very rare Russian ammunition. They reviewed the report and pictures taken in Scott king's home, and they matched them to the casings found in the McColl home. They now had a suspect. Matthew informed. Detectives that his grandfather's dodge Dakota pick-up was missing along with a gun. He kept in a cabinet for protection. Authorities quickly put out an AP or all points bulletin on the stolen truck Levi. King had already made his second stop on a deadly killing spree while making his getaway. Away in Orleans truck. He took interstate forty two Texas. He found his way onto a dark isolated farm road on highway seventy he found his way onto a darkened isolated farm road on highway seventy the round the six and a half hour road trip. Liam I remember a sense of peace washing over him. The feeling was euphoric and uplifting. When describing this feeling to a forty eight hour special correspondent he kept smug look on his face. You would never think that he would use these words to describe how he brutally murdered two complete strangers in cold blood, the calm. He felt was quickly washing away and the urge to murder returned with a vengeance. He just wanted to feel happy again like he felt the second. He started early truck and drove off leave. I found a rather large in isolated farmhouse with no neighboring homes that could be seen from the roadway. Leave. I consider this to be the perfect hunter. Ground. He pulled into the long gravel driveway and grabbed the AK forty seven. He had stolen from his father's gun say he walked up to the front door and kicked it in Michelle. Conrad who was thirty five years old and five months pregnant woke up from the burst and began to scream for her husband thirty one year old Brian Conrad Levi would also shoot the family dog Molly twice Levi shot at Michelle six times before she finally succumbed to her injuries. The force from the AK forty seven was so strong that it caused the fetus that she was carrying to be expelled from her abdomen. He shot. Brian a total of four times with the final shot landing in his temple ten year old, Robin. Don was startled awake by her mother's screams and crawled onto the floor to peak out the door. That's when she first saw the tall, man. Clad in black carrying a large gun. She was so frightened that she climbed back into her bed and pull. The covers over her pretending to be asleep. He opened the door to Robin's room and shot at her twice the bullets was her head, but she pretended to play dead and didn't even flinch when the second shot came away. She let out a shaky sigh of relief when Levi closed her bedroom door. She heard his heavy footsteps make their way towards her older brother's room fourteen year old sack don'- was shot several times in the abdomen. And let out a painful moan before another shot rang out. Followed by silence leave I was completely satisfied with what he had done. He rummaged through the kitchen to eat before making his way back to the truck. His plan was to head to the Mexican border. He knew that if he could make it to Mexico. They would not extradite him back to the United States Mexico often refuses to extradite US citizens if they will face the death penalty oftentimes United States is forced to take the death penalty off the table before. Mexico will agree to turn. Them over while leave I made the seven hour trip to the bridge of the Americas in El Paso, Texas, Robin, Don was working up the courage to get out of her bed after several hours had passed, and she was certain the man had left. She picked up the cordless phone in the living room and dialed nine one one outside of her home listeners, please be aware that if you are sensitive to content in nine one one calls, you should skip ahead about one minute and forty three seconds. Sheriff's office nine one one. There was a shootout my house. I don't know a lot of in my house. I'm scared. One forty two Holly seventy it's about thirteen point three miles out from the bowling alley. What's your name, Robin doing my parents? Brian conrad. Robin down. Hey,"