Samuel Jacobson was on his way home just after midnight after spending the evening at the theater with his fiancée. When he got home, he had been shot and was fighting for his life. Soon the papers would be filled with theories about the case, Murder? Suicide? Jilted ex-lover? They covered it all.
This is a story of violence, jealousy, and a miscarriage of justice. This story first takes place in the year 1891 in a little town called Greenup, Kentucky. 17 year old, Lottie Yates is trying to get away from her abusive husband. She doesn’t know what lengths he will go to win her back, or else.
We have reached episode 50! I decided to celebrate this milestone with a case that I have been asked over and over to cover. The Oklahoma Girl Scout murders happened in 1977 and is still widely talked about today. On the second day of camp, three young girls are discovered murdered on a trail. This is an unbelievable case that is still open today.
Learn the story of Timothy O’Bryan and his tragic Halloween night in 1974. This is the story that scared parents into checking each and every piece of Halloween candy that their children collected.
Join us for a Forgotten True Crime story that has been lost to time until now. In 1891 Susan Watkins walked into Roanoak, Virginia, looking for her husband, Charles Watkins. He had left her for another woman, and she wanted him back. A few days later, Susan’s body was discovered in a creekbed.
On April 23rd, 1908, Patrick Brennan returned home from a long day at work to find his wife Sarah had left him. The neighbor’s Mary and James Farmer, he once called friend, were now moving into his home, saying they were sold the house months ago. But after reviewing the deed transfer, things don’t seem to add up
From the book, Celebrated Criminal Cases of America – By Thomas Duke. We learn of the disappearance of the wealthy San Francisco real-estate investor Nicholas Skerritt after making a business deal.
What happens when the cousin of famous outlaws, is let out of prison early and tries to pick up the family business? This is the unique story of Ernest Oglesby and the murder of Officer Douglas Gates.
The Tri-State Spook Light carries many names, the Hornet Spook Light, The Ozark Spook Light, and many others. But today for our haunted episode, we are going to do a deep dive on the spook lights that so many people have seen in the Ozark area.
Locals in Weatherford, Oklahoma, tell a tale about a ghostly woman found on a bridge, crying and asking for her daughter to be returned to her. They know this place as Dead Woman’s crossing. The dead woman had a name, Katie James, and this is her story.