UPDATE: GRANDSON CHARGED IN 1988 HOMICIDE OF HELEN VOGT - CITY OF ERIE - ERIE COUNTY

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UPDATE:   On 07/14/22, Erie City Police Det. Sgt. Craig Stoker and PA State Police Trooper Todd Giliberto filed sealed criminal charges against Jeremy Clarke Brock, W/N-M, 55 yrs., for Criminal Homicide – Murder of the First Degree, Criminal Homicide – Murder of the Second Degree, Aggravated Assault, Robbery, Burglary, Theft By Unlawful Taking or Disposition and Tampering With or Fabricating Physical Evidence.  On 07/24/22, Det. Sgt. STOKER and Tpr. GILIBERTO traveled to the Austin, TX area to make arrangements to take Brock into custody.  On 07/25/22, Brock was taken into custody without incident at his place of work by the U.S. Marshal Task Force from the Austin Police Department.

https://www.yourerie.com/news/cold-case-arrest-made-for-1988-murder-of-helen-vogt/amp/
 

The Erie Police Department continue their investigation into the homicide of 77-year-old Helen Vogt, which occurred in the City of Erie at 2812 Zimmerman Road in Erie County.

  In the early morning of July 23, 1988, Erie Police responded to a 911 phone call from a neighbor.  
The caller stated he responded to Helen’s condo after seeing Helen’s 1988 Buick Lebsabre leaving the residence at a high rate of speed.  

The caller immediately ran over to Vogt’s condo to check her.  The caller found blood throughout the condo and found the victim in her bedroom brutally beaten and stabbed 51 times.

A month later in August of 1988 Helen’s stolen Buick was found in a parking garage in Dayton Ohio.

Any persons with information regarding this case are asked to contact Detective Sergeant Craig Stoker at Erie Police Department at 814-870-1506 or email at cstoker@erie.pa.us or anonymously contact the Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers Toll Free at 1-800-4PA-TIPS (8477) or online at https://www.p3tips.com/tipform.aspx?ID=107

All callers to Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers remain anonymous and could be eligible for a CASH REWARD for information that leads to an arrest, the solving of a crime/cold case or the location of a wanted person/fugitive or missing person.

All information is accurate as of Release Date and is subject to change or updated. 

Media Release #3086

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Saturday, July 23, 1988 - 6:45am

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