A husband killed his wife and a man she had an affair with before turning a gun on himself just 72 days after the newlyweds married at Lancaster County Courthouse in Nebraska.
The shooting occurred early this Sunday morning after Rex chased Emily
Authorities believe Rex Goodell, 26, traveled from Lincoln to Grand Island on June 4, about an hour and a half away, and fatally shot Emily Goodell, 23, and Hayes Morgheim, also 23, at a house owned by Morgheim’s mother. According to reports, Emily’s relationship with Hayes was so new that her mother and her mother’s fiancé first met Emily the day before they were murdered. At around 2: 15 a.m. Sunday. When Rex Goodell got home, he shot Hayes several times outside the house. Goodell then “kicked” his way into the house to find Emily where he shot and killed her, according to reports.
Rex calls himself Clyde for his Bonnie in reference to the crazy, bumpy, and adventurous roads they’ve taken together
On Facebook, Rex Goodell said he is “the husband and father of 2 wonderful children, 2 cats. an American Staffordshire Terrier and a Chocolate Lab”. This page is filled with articles showing appreciation for Emily Goodell. “Mothers are never fully appreciated. I definitely recognize those times and am so grateful to my kids for having such an amazing mom!!!” he wrote on April 14, sharing a photo of Emily and their children. He affirms Emily as his confidant while winking that she is also his “hell”.