'Monster' Pamela Hupp sentenced to life in prison for killing disabled man

St. Louis Post-Dispatch - 08-13


ST. CHARLES COUNTY — Pamela Hupp was sentenced Monday to life in prison without parole for fatally shooting a mentally disabled man three years ago. Prosecutors say Hupp tricked 33-year-old Louis Gumpenberger into entering her car, drove him back to her O'Fallon, Missouri, house, planted a knife and a kidnapping note, and shot him while she was on the phone with a 911 dispatcher.