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Former co-workers are found dead within days of each other

August 17th, 2011 § in Murders

Tom Kueter was a forklift driver at a wood processing plant on the outskirts of Rapid City, South Dakota.  On a June morning in 1994, Tom’s co-workers noticed something was wrong.  When they reached Tom, they found his head had been crushed beneath the wheels of his forklift.[...]

Two boys die mysteriously in a shack fire

August 17th, 2011 § in Murders

Bullhead City, Arizona, is a small, desert community on the banks of the Colorado River.  Sue Johnson moved there from California in 1973. She and her husband felt it was a great place to raise their children, Scott and Angel. Sue recalls how her children took to the place immed[...]

A woman is found murdered after of harassment and violence

August 16th, 2011 § in Murders

A woman is found murdered after reporting more than 100 incidents of harassment and violence, but police think she staged the attacks herself. On June 8, 1989, the quiet Vancouver, British Columbia, suburb of Richmond was shocked when a body was found lying in the yard of an aban[...]

Bobby Fuller

August 16th, 2011 § in Murders

Police concluded the 60’s musician committed suicide, but his family suspects he was murdered. On July 18, 1966, the lifeless body of a popular, young rock star was found in the front seat of his car in Hollywood, California. His name was Bobby Fuller. His band, The Bobby Fulle[...]

Phillip Innes Fraser

August 16th, 2011 § in Murders

Did a mysterious hitchhiker murder a med student in the Canadian wilderness? On June 14th, 1988, 25-year-old Philip Fraser, the son of two physicians, left his home in Anchorage, Alaska, to enroll in a pre-med course at Evergreen College in Washington State.  Philip had packed e[...]

Vince Foster

August 16th, 2011 § in Murders

A team of handwriting experts contend the suicide note supposedly written by Bill Clinton’s deputy counsel was a forgery. On July 20, 1993, President Bill Clinton’s Deputy Counsel Vincent W. Foster died unexpectedly. Foster was 48. His body was found in a park across the Poto[...]

Russell Evans

August 16th, 2011 § in Murders

Police say an eighth grader found dying on a roadway was a hit-and-run victim, but his parents believe he was murdered. On June 4th, 1989, in Spokane, Washington, two friends on their way home were startled when their headlights revealed a body stretched out in the road. Thirteen[...]

Kenneth Engie

August 16th, 2011 § in Murders

A man dies from carbon monoxide poisoning, but was he murdered? On October 4, 1988, police in Edmore, North Dakota, began an investigation into the death of a local auto repair man—27-year-old Kenneth Engie.  Kenneth was discovered in his own garage by his uncle.  The cause o[...]

Leroy Drieth

August 16th, 2011 § in Murders

Twenty-five years after a man’s death is ruled suicide, an autopsy reveals he was murdered. On Memorial Day, 1968, 18-year old Leroy Drieth had just left his girlfriend’s house in Mead, Colorado, when his car slammed into a tree  He was killed instantly. The coroner’s ruli[...]

Robert Dirschel

August 16th, 2011 § in Murders

Police rule suicide when a man is found shot in his own bedroom, but sixteen years later a note arrives from a man confessing to the murder. March 13, 1977.  Robert Dirscherl and his wife Jinny of Dunedin, Florida, were dressing in preparation for church. Jinny Dirscherl recalle[...]