MURDER BY AIDS …
51 year old Ronald Murdock, who is HIV positive, was charged with murder of his long time girlfriend after she died of AIDS. Murdock is accused of not telling his girlfriend that he was HIV positive and was also charged with felonious assault. According to the indictment, Murdock and Klempner had unprotected sex when he knew he was HIV positive, but he did not tell her.
A married man accused of not telling his longtime girlfriend that he was HIV-positive was charged with murder after the woman died of AIDS.
A judge on Tuesday set bond at $1.5 million for Ronald Murdock, who was indicted last week in the February death of 51-year-old Kimberly Klempner.
Murdock, 51, of Toledo, who also is charged with felonious assault. A message seeking comment on the accusations was left with his attorney.
Murdock and Klempner had unprotected sex when he knew he was HIV positive, but he did not tell her, the indictment said. They were involved in a five-year relationship, Klempner’s son said.
A police report said Murdock’s wife discovered that Murdock and Klempner were having an affair and told Klempner that Murdock was HIV positive.
“By the time she found out and by the time everything was said and done, it was way too late,” said Josh Klempner.
His mother’s death certificate listed the cause of death as AIDS.