The murder of Las Vegas casino mogul Ted Binion occurred nearly 20 years ago and authorities are yet to solve the case.
Ted Binion’s daughter spoke about her relationship with her father and his girlfriend during a 1999 trial.
Who is Ted Binion’s daughter Bonnie?
Bonnie Binyan was a 19-year-old college student at the time of her father’s death.
According to a 1999 Las Vegas Sun article, Bonnie owns most of her father’s $ 30 million fortune.
Bonnie told a private investigator during the trial that Ted’s girlfriend, Sandy Murphy, had a difficult relationship with her.
He claimed that in November 1997, Sandy tried to shoot both her and her father.
Ted’s daughter, Bonnie, received a piece of silver from her father’s waltz after his death and subsequent imprisonment.
No further information was available on Bonnie’s inquiry other than what was shared.
What else did Bonnie say at her father’s trial?
Sandy, who was 27 at the time, said: “I was threatened to hit him a lot of times.” She definitely gets in my face. She definitely screams at me …
“At first, she started doing it in front of my dad, and then she started waiting for him and talking for him and that put me in a really bad position.”
“I think she wasn’t really mentally stable at the time, and she was kind of crazy and my dad and I were getting together for the first time in a long time,” Binion said. Las Vegas Sun.
“I think it’s easier for her when my dad and I don’t fit in …”
According to Murphy, Sandy was “constantly jealous” of her relationship with her father.
Bonnie once said she was so angry at Sandy that she rushed into her room, took her things and “shared” it among her friends.
She later said that she felt remorse for doing so because her relationship with Sandy had deteriorated.
Does Sand Murphy have anything to do with the death of Ted Binyan?
Her then-boyfriend Ted Binion reported that Sandy Murphy did not respond to Las Vegas officials on September 17, 1998.
Sandy and Rick Tabish were found guilty of first-degree murder, theft and theft in the May 2000 murder of Binion.
She was sentenced to a minimum of 22 years in prison and a maximum life sentence.
Murphy’s conviction in Murphy’s case was changed in 2003.
In December 2004, he was released from prison.