The indictment also charges Wheeler-Weaver with three counts of desecrating human remains.
Assistant Prosecutor Adam B. Wells, who is handling the case, said, Wheeler-Weaver has been charged with the following:
- Sept. 1, 2016 Murder of Robin West, 19, of Philadelphia
Reported missing: Sept. 2016
Prosecution alleges West was killed in Orange and that Wheeler-Weaver set fire to the vacant home after her murder.
At the time of her murder, West was living in Union Township
- Oct. 22, 2016 Murder of Joanne Brown, 33
Body discovered: Dec. 5, 2016
Vacant home, Orange
- Nov. 22, 2016 Murder of Sarah Butler, 20, of Montclair
Reported missing: Nov. 23, 2016
Body discovered: Dec. 1, 2016
Eagle Rock Reservation, West Orange
Butler was a student at Jersey City University
Butler's autopsy determined that she died as a result of compression of the neck
- Attempted murder, Kidnapping, Aggravated Sexual Assault of a 34-year-old woman who survived the attack