Also i remembered that i had a vhs tape recorded back in 1993 of woman on trial. But in a case that included multiple trials and a prison break bembenek always maintained her innocence.
I tried to get her to use crutches but she would crawl all the time.
Lori bembenek now. The lawyer for the late laurie bambi bembenek a former playboy club bunny and milwaukee police officer is appealing to gov. Is bembenek a cold hearted killer or the victim of a set up. Tony evers to grant her a posthumous pardon.
The woman was so darn stubborn. Laurie bambi bembenek flanked by her lawyers is shown in this 1992 photo following her return from canada where she was captured in 1990 after escaping from a wisconsin prison. Born in 1958 lawrencia ann bembenek grew up in milwaukee wisconsin.
In the early 1980s she was convicted of the murder of her police husband s ex wife and sentenced to life imprisonment. The ambience of distraction radiates from the baffling circumstances of laurie s. As luck would have it i had an archive box in storage now with the tatum o neal tape in question inside.
Bembenek was convicted in 1982 of killing her husband s ex wife after complaining about the alimony he had to pay. Laurie bembenek was the former milwaukee police officer charged with killing her then husband s ex wife christine schultz. Her knees were bruised all the time bembenek had enjoyed long walks in her neighborhood or on the beach.
6 laurie bambi bembenek bambi worked in michigan playboy clubs in the 1970s before signing on as a police officer with the milwaukee force. She was convicted in 1982 and sentenced to life in prison but that was. Those were now history.
The prison escape of former playboy club bunny and milwaukee police officer laurie bambi bembenek popularized the phrase run bambi run and seemed tailor made for the tv movie it inspired. Laurie bembenek became infamous after she was accused of killing her husband s first wife. Bembenek never fully adjusted to the injury going through three or four prostheses carson says.
Aug 15 1958 nov 20 2010 age 52 plant memorial trees opens send flowers url in a new window. Lawrencia ann bambi bembenek august 15 1958 november 20 2010 known as laurie bembenek was an american former police officer convicted of murdering her husband s ex wife her story garnered national attention after she escaped from taycheedah correctional institution and was recaptured in canada an episode that inspired books movies and the slogan run bambi run. The lawrencia bembenek story starring tatum o neal.