In January, 2001, in Springfield, Illinois, Piggott murdered 80-year-old Virginia Elshoff and stole her car.
He fled to Kent, Washington where he was arrested after a manhunt.In May, 2003, he was convicted and sentenced to eight years.He then entered a home and stole a car at gunpoint. Thomas was sentenced to 30 years in prison after conviction for attempted murder and first-degree assault, stemming from a shooting at the Shari's Restaurant in Delta Park.Thomas' sentence was increased because the judge found him to be a "dangerous offender".On November 19, 2001, driving on a suspended license with a blood-alcohol level three times the legal limit, Hughes ran a red light on SE Stark Street in Portland and crashed into the car of 44-year old Mary Ewing. On January 5, 2002, Barbee and several friends picked a fight at a Redmond bar.
During the fight, Barbee stabbed and killed Nicholas Wade Setzer, 22.
In November of 1992, he was arrested for possession of and selling cocaine.
Oregon authorities did not discover that he was under a deportation order or that he had been in a Californian prison the previous year. Oregon authorities put out a warrant for his arrest. The next night, he was caught again, trying to enter near Columbus, N. Border agents found the Portland warrant for his arrests and contacted Oregon authorities.
Kelley pleaded guilty to several counts of sex abuse in the first degree and sodomy in the first degree for repeatedly abusing three girls, aged 7, 8 and 10.
He was also convicted of being a felon in possession of a weapon for carrying a loaded handgun when he was arrested.
The Oregonian writes: "Since his release he has been picked up for parole violations and was re-arrested in March 2005 on a charge of felon in possession of a firearm.