Los Angeles Times, December 13, 2006
U.S. man finds love and death in Brazil
Raymond James Merrill bestowed gifts, money and affection on his girlfriend.
Authorities say he paid for it with his life.
By Patrick J. McDonnell,0,5085645.story?coll=la-home-headlines,Single Gringoes Beware! by Mark Taylor,

San Mateo Daily News - March 22,2007

CBS - News -Associated Press - Nov. 1, 2006

Oakland Tribune, Oct 26, 2006
Police suspect Internet lover is man's killer
by Todd R. Brown

Los Gatos Daily News - Oct. 26, 2006

Cleveland Plain Dealer - Saturday, October 14, 2006
A desperate search for love ends in death
Reports say man was drugged, robbed, killed in Brazil by online girlfriend, others
By Joe Guillen

Brazzil Magazine- Oct. 3, 2006
Brazil Asks for Arrest of Woman Who Murdered American She Met on the Internet

Brasil: un estadounidense fue asesinado por una novia que conoció a través de Internet
- Oct. 3, 2006

Romance por internet acaba con asesinato en Brasil - Oct. 3, 2006,,OI1172709-EI4130,00.html

PORTUGUESE - Police Believe North American Tourist is Dead
Polícia acredita que turista norte-americano deva estar morto - Sept. 27, 2006