SPARTANBURG, SC (WSPA) – A Johnny Coxie’s mother has filed a wrongful death and personal injury lawsuits on behalf of her son’s estate against Todd Kohlhepp.
Cindy Coxie filed the lawsuits Friday in Spartanburg County.
The lawsuit it seeking actual and punitive damages in an amount to be determined by a jury.
The bodies of Johnny Coxie and his wife Meagan were found after Kohlhepp showed investigators where to find their graves. The coroner says they were buried for at least 11 months.
The coroner says Johnny has been shot in the stomach while Meagan had been shot in the head.
Warrants for the murder of Johnny and Meagan Coxie were signed on November 28th.
Kohlhepp has also been charged with the murders of 5 other people.
Kala Brown was found chained in a storage container on Kohlhepp’s property on November 3rd, sparking an investigation that has lead to 7 murder charges and a kidnapping charge.
Sheriff Chuck Wright said Todd Kohlhepp admitted to murdering the four victims from the 2003 Superbike case in Spartanburg County.