Indiana man arraigned on murder charges in Cynthia Hoffman's death

Indiana man arraigned on murder charges in Cynthia Hoffman's death

In front of news cameras, a packed courtroom, and family members of a murdered Anchorage teen, Darin Schilmiller appeared in state court to be arraigned Friday morning. 

Daniella Rivera
Darin Schilmiller, alleged mastermind behind Cynthia Hoffman murder, extradited to Alaska

Darin Schilmiller, alleged mastermind behind Cynthia Hoffman murder, extradited to Alaska

He's now in the custody of the Anchorage Correctional Complex.

Elizabeth Roman
2 suspects in Cynthia Hoffman murder case indicted on federal child porn charges

2 suspects in Cynthia Hoffman murder case indicted on federal child porn charges

Darin Schilmiller and Denali Brehmer are charged with conspiracy to produce child pornography, production of child pornography, receipt and distribution of child pornography, and coercion and enticement of a minor.

Elizabeth Roman
Interactive timeline: The murder of Cynthia Hoffman

Interactive timeline: The murder of Cynthia Hoffman

A story still unfolding: A timeline of the investigation into the murder of Cynthia Hoffman.

Shayne Nuesca, Angela Krenzien & Elizabeth Roman
Photos: Procession and funeral for Cynthia Hoffman

Photos: Procession and funeral for Cynthia Hoffman

Hundreds gathered Thursday to say their final goodbyes to Cynthia Hoffman, the 19-year-old who was shot and killed near Thunderbird Falls.

Shayne Nuesca
Court docs: Indiana man orchestrated plot to kill Cynthia Hoffman

Court docs: Indiana man orchestrated plot to kill Cynthia Hoffman

A 21-year-old from Indiana has been accused of orchestrating the murder of 19-year-old Cynthia Hoffman, a press release from the Alaska Department of Law said Friday.

Elizabeth Roman
Text messages link Indiana man to Hoffman murder suspect Denali Brehmer

Text messages link Indiana man to Hoffman murder suspect Denali Brehmer

Through a separate criminal investigation, a person of interest has been named in Cynthia Hoffman’s murder and new information has come to light regarding one of the suspects.

Angela Krenzien
Community gathers to remember Cynthia Hoffman

Community gathers to remember Cynthia Hoffman

Family and friends of Cynthia Hoffman rally for the family with a concert fundraiser to help the family emotionally and financially.

Scott Gross
3 more suspects charged in Thunderbird Falls homicide of Cynthia Hoffman

3 more suspects charged in Thunderbird Falls homicide of Cynthia Hoffman

Three more suspects have been arrested in connection to the murder of Cynthia Hoffman who was shot and killed near Thunderbird Falls last week.

Shayne Nuesca
Denali Brehmer told Kayden McIntosh to shoot their friend Cynthia Hoffman, court docs say

Denali Brehmer told Kayden McIntosh to shoot their friend Cynthia Hoffman, court docs say

According to court records, 18-year-old Denali Brehmer admitted to detectives the trip to Thunderbird Falls with Cynthia Hoffman and Kayden McIntosh was planned and that she told McIntosh to shoot Hoffman.

Shayne Nuesca
2nd suspect arrested in murder of 19-year-old Cynthia Hoffman near Thunderbird Falls

2nd suspect arrested in murder of 19-year-old Cynthia Hoffman near Thunderbird Falls

Denali Brehmer is the second person arrested for the murder of 19-year-old Cynthia Hoffman. She faces charges of first-degree murder and evidence tampering.

Shayne Nuesca
Charging docs: Teen 'blacked out,' burned gun used to shoot 19-year-old Cynthia Hoffman

Charging docs: Teen 'blacked out,' burned gun used to shoot 19-year-old Cynthia Hoffman

Charging documents detailing the events surrounding the murder of 19-year-old Cynthia Hoffman show that the teenager accused of killing her blacked out and burned the gun he used to commit the crime.

Elizabeth Roman
Police find body of missing 19-year-old woman

Police find body of missing 19-year-old woman

Anchorage police have found a missing 19-year-old woman; her body was found on the riverbank by police near the Thunderbird Falls trail. 


KTVA Web Staff
APD: 16-year-old killed woman, then intentionally misled her family and police

APD: 16-year-old killed woman, then intentionally misled her family and police

The Anchorage Police Department has arrested 16-year-old Kayden McIntosh for killing 19-year-old Cynthia Hoffman.

Angela Krenzien

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