Helmick transferred to prison to begin serving life sentence

By: KKCO Email
By: KKCO Email

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO) - Miriam Helmick is no longer at the Mesa County Jail.

Helmick has been transferred to serve her life sentence without parole in the Department of Corrections.

Helmick was found guilty of first degree murder earlier this month.

She shot her husband Alan Helmick in the head in their Whitewater home in June of 2008 then tried to make his murder look like a home invasion.


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  • by Kristen Location: Houston on Apr 23, 2012 at 05:53 PM
    Yes, there was video of her buying the card 4 days prior to her getting it with her alibi friend. Not only was I sure that she killed him, I am pretty sure she also murdered her first husband, who was left handed, and supposedly shot himself with his right hand thru a pillow. So since she got away with that murder, it was easy for her to kill her second husband in order to keep him from finding out that she was forging his signature on checks. She was so greedy. She should have just stayed married to him. Also, I am certain she tried to blow up the car with that trick she learned from "No Country for Old Men" prior to the "robbery". She deserves to be in prison.
  • by Chris Location: Brighton, Colorado on Feb 2, 2012 at 03:52 PM
    My cousin is in prison with Miriam. Miriam told her that she murdered her husband and she jokes about it occasionally. So if anyone is wondering if she did it or not, there is your answer.
  • by law Warrior Location: Arizona on Jun 4, 2011 at 04:17 PM
    Why didn't anyone ask about how the kids got all the money by their father being killed. The son had issues with the father. The kids treated his wife who Alan was in love wi like crap. No physical evidence. No real TOD, No gun residue,aliby. NO real proof she bought that card,was it on a receipt?Where is the gun?25,000,00 not worth crap! What about the person doing business maybe they were unhappy! No video of her putting that in the gas tank. No evidence of materials used to make that wick.He did not get sick because of her,he had high stress business while caring for his family before her. He looked very old in a very short time. She got NO money.This is bull crap! She did not do it.NO evidence.The son and daughtes lied too,Miriam lying does not make her a killer.
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