Leonardo Drisdel has been sentenced to life in prison without possibility of parole plus 150 years for murdering his friend Cassandra Kovack, according to a tweet fired off by St. Louis Circuit Attorney Jennifer Joyce. Drisdel, a former DJ for WGNU, was convicted of Kovack's murder this past Ma ... More >>
Former WGNU DJ Leonardo Drisdel has been convicted in the 2005 murder of Cassandra Kovack. Drisdel told police he'd smoked crack at Kovack's apartment and then heard a voice tell him that she was the devil, and ordered him to kill her. He will be sentenced on June 29.
Leonardo Drisdel in jail back in 2005.Leonardo Drisdel, former host of the talk show The Human Factor on the now defunct AM station WGNU will stand trial May 2, 2011 for the slaying of Cassandra Kovack. On June 4 2005 police found Kovack dead in her Miami Street apartment, her body beaten, her ar ... More >>
Week of August 24, 2005
Police and prosecutors say they know who brutally murdered Cassandra Kovack. But no one has answered the question: Why?