The sweetest old ladies you'd never guess were brutal murderers
Age is just a number when it comes to cold-blooded killers
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Sweet little old ladies may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of a murderer, but there are worse covers out there. Grandmothers murder for diverse reasons, including money and alleged messages from God.
Most recently, a 68-year-old author of the murder mystery novel 'How To Murder Your Husband' from Oregon, USA was accused of—you guessed it—killing her husband of 27 years back in June. She pleaded not guilty on Monday, September 17. Click through the gallery to learn more about the case, and to find out about some other geriatric killers and the horrific acts of violence they committed, as compiled by Ranker.
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