Small town Howard Ohio, November 10, 2010, a home burglary turned deadly when Tina and Stephanie returned unexpectedly to the Herrmann home. They were murdered. When the children came home from school, Kody was murdered and Sarah was kidnapped. Sarah was recovered alive Nov 14, and the bodies of Stephanie, Kody and Tina were recovered Nov 18, 2010. In exchange for the location of the 3, Matthew Hoffman will serve a life sentence in prison.