A romantic suspense novelist famous for writing an essay entitled “How To Murder Your Husband,” has been charged with killing her husband, Dan Brophy.
Police in Portland, Oregon, the United States of America, arrested Nancy Crampton-Brophy, 68, last Wednesday and charged her with murder and the unlawful use of a weapon. Her husband, a 63-year-old chef, was fatally shot in a kitchen at the Oregon Culinary Institute on June 2, The Oregonian reported.
Crampton-Brophy has since made her now-famous essay “How To Murder Your Husband” private. It was published on the See Jane Publish blog and reportedly included sections on motives and possible weapons.
In 2012, Crampton-Brophy told the Romancing the Genres blog what attracted her to romantic suspense stories.