Harry Berge Murder
December 1977 – Madison, WI
Harry Berge, a factory worker in Stoughton, was killed at Christmas in 1977. Originally it was determined Berge died of “massive blunt force trauma to his head and body”. After cyanide was found in Gerald Davies body a re-examination of Berge's organs showed he died from a cyanide level 37 times the lethal dosage.

Barbara Hoffman was tried for the murders of Berge and Davies. She was convicted of murdering Berge, but acquitted of murdering Davies.

Barbara Hoffman (28)
Harry B. Berge (52)