Sean Grebinger Biography, Sean Grebinger Wiki
Sean Grebinger, the Louisiana man who was accused of killing his wife, Crystal Grebinger in 2013, has been found dead in a prison cell in Porto Alegre. Crystal Grebinger disappeared in Lafayette, Louisiana, in February 2013. Police believe that her husband killed her and then fled the country with the couple’s two children.
Who is Sean Grebinger
Globo in Brazil reports that Grebinger had been living in the country with the children he shared with his late wife. On February 20, authorities sent those children, ages 15 and 17, back to Louisiana to live with their grandmother, who has legal custody over them.
Sean Grebinger Arrested
The suspect had been wanted by Interpol and was taken into custody in Brazil on February 18. He had been awaiting extradition to Louisiana to answer to charges of murder. The city of Porto Alegre is located in the southeast of the country.
In a press release on February 18, the federal police in Brazil, said via Google Translate, that Grebinger was in custody on suspicion of killing his wife and hiding her body.
Sean Grebinger Death
TV Alterosa in Brazil was the first to report on Grebinger’s death. While Globo has reported that Grebinger killed himself inside of his prison cell on the night of February 20. Authorities do not suspect any foul play in the death.
Investigators believe that two weeks after Crystal Grebinger was killed, the suspect flew to the Brazilian city of Sao Paulo. Grebinger is thought to have obtained residency in the country, married a Brazilian woman and claimed to have been a counter-terror agent for American Special Forces.
The Brazilian police say that on January 31, 2020, Grebinger was accused of physically abused his Brazilian wife in the city of Porto Alegre. Globo reports that Grebinger left suicide notes to his children, mother, other family members and friends. The network says that Grebinger asked a friend to look after his children.
In November 2013, police believe that Grebinger contacted The Daily Advertiser newspaper in Lafayette to say that he believed Crystal was now living in California. The Advertiser reported at the time that Grebinger was wanted on bench warrants for offenses including traffic violations and the alleged assault on a teacher.