Alexis Reich

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Alexis Valoran Reich
Born (1964-12-11) December 11, 1964 (age 56)
Other namesJohn Mark Karr
Occupationformer English as a Second Language schoolteacher
Criminal statusReleased
Spouse(s)Brooke Simmons
Parent(s)Wexford Karr
Patricia Elaine Adcock
Conviction(s)False confession to murdering a child, child sex offences

Alexis Valoran Reich (born 11 December 1964) is an American trans woman formerly known as John Mark Karr who in 2006 falsely confessed to the murder of JonBenét Ramsey.[1][2] She used to be a school teacher. In 2010 she went through a hormone-replacement surgery and she transitioned and lives as a woman.

References[change | change source]

  1. Karlinsky, Neal & Burke, Mary Kate. "Does Karr believe he did it?", ABC News, August 30, 2006.
  2. Aglionby, John. "Thai police hold man for JonBenét murder", (The Guardian, retrieved August 17, 2006.