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Entries Tagged as 'Old Murder Cases'

1959 Case in Wisconsin

January 2nd, 2007 · No Comments

On April 9, 1959, NASA announced which seven pilots would become the first US astronauts, Frank Lloyd Wright died, and Vyron Martin found his wife Ruth dead on the sofa in their cabin on Marsh-Miller Lake. She was naked and shot in the head with a .22 caliber bullet. Here’s an article with more details. […]

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Break in 1967 Case

December 11th, 2006 · No Comments

As a result of a pretty interesting DNA hunt, a man has been charged with the murder of 14-year-old Eileen Adams [the link to an article I had no longer works]. Unfortunately, they don’t know where he is to arrest him. They believe he’s homeless in California. (I learned this researching my book. It’s one […]

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Michael Cilone Dies

December 7th, 2006 · No Comments

I just heard that one of the Cold Case detective’s criminal informants died. I know some people might take this the wrong way, but it’s weirdly sad. He was a limited man. It’s like the universe crushing a wounded animal after it spent three hours trying to cross a highway. If nothing else, Cilone helped […]

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Arrest in 30 Year Old British Case

November 20th, 2006 · No Comments

On the West Yorkshire Police website, there is only this stark announcement: Monday, November 7, 2006 This is an update in connection with the death of eleven-year-old Lesley Molseed whose body was found in Rippenden in October 1975. A 53-year-old man has been charged with murder and is due to appear at Calderdale Magistrates Court […]

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