Deadly Affection

May 10, 2014

130 block of Sherwood Drive, Murphy

6:30 a.m.

  • Age: 40
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: White
  • Manner of Death: Shooting
  • Location: Victim's home
  • Address: 130 block of Sherwood Drive
  • City: Murphy
  • Neighborhood's Average Household Income: $127,158
Jonathan Masin killed May 10, 2014

A love triangle is believed to have led to the death of Jonathan Masin and his girlfriend, Amy Picchiotti. Masin's ex-girlfriend, Michelle Boyer, 45, was apparently distraught upon learning that Masin was seeing Picchiotti, her close friend from a Dallas triathalthon group. Police say she shot Masin and Picchiotti at his home in Murphy before fatally shooting herself in Dallas. 

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  • Michelle Boyer
  • Age: 45
  • Gender: Female
  • Race: White
  • Relationship to Victim: Ex-girlfriend
  • Status: Committed suicide