The Murderous ‘Sugar Baby’

An attractive sugar baby, an NFL player, and a multimillionaire, here’s the story of Orange County’s deadly love triangle.

From Left to Right: Bill Mclaughlin, Nanette Johnston, Eric Naposki. Photo Credits: CBS News

“I Will Take Care of You”

“Wealthy Men Only, Classy, well-educated woman … knows how to take care of her man … you take care of me, and I’ll take care of you.”

The Femme Fatale

Did the NFL Player Kill for Love?

Former NFL player Eric Naposki with Nanette Johnston | Photo Credits: Oxygen

“I don’t have a problem with you interrogating the s — out of me.”

Nanette, at the time of her third wedding | Photo Credits: CBS News

15-Year-Old Murder Case Reopened

District Attorney Larry Montgomery | Photo Credits: Orange County Register

Trial of the Lovers

Nanette Johnston at the time of her trial | Photo Credits: Orange County Register

No one should be interrupted while having dinner in the safety of their own home by a person pointing a gun at him, I feel very grateful to have such a wonderful father in my life for as long as I did. I wish he could have stayed with us longer and that God could have chosen his time to leave rather than a person with a gun and a greedy heart.”

“This is his final blaze of no class and cowardice.”

Hate her as much as you want for being a cheater, a liar and a thief,” Deputy Public Defender Mick Hill said. “But you can’t vote her guilty of murder.”

Eric Naposki Swears of Innocence

Eric Naposki during one of the court proceedings | Photo Credits: Boston Globe

“Look me in the eye,’’ Naposki told the Boston Globe in 2011. “I swear on my children’s lives that I didn’t shoot anyone. Absolutely, positively, not.’’

“I’m never gonna stop,” Naposki says, “because I have nothing else to do.”



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