An unsolved Washington, D.C. murder from 2016 gets some clarity with a fresh look at victimology and criminal profiling. Timeline & Victim Seth Rich, 27: July 10, 2016 Victim & Homicide Narrative At around 4:20am, and one block from his apartment building in the Bloomingdale area of Washington, D.C., Seth Rich was shot … Continue reading Seth Rich
A New Hampshire cold case gets some clarity with a fresh look at victimology and forensic profiling. This post examines the 2004 disappearance of Maura Murray, a 21-year old nursing student from Hanson, Massachusetts. The case has attracted widespread media attention and generated multiple theories: that Maura met with foul play, ran away to Canada to … Continue reading The Disappearance of Maura Murray
In Part Two of this blog post, we take a look at the Austin Bomber's possible motives. Please see Part One for background on the case. Discussion of Motive Austin Police Chief Brian Manley stated shortly after bombing suspect Mark Anthony Conditt's suicide: "I know everybody is interested in a motive and understanding why. And … Continue reading Motive: The Austin Bomber
This post examines the psychological profile of a serial bomber who is currently unidentified and actively terrorizing the citizens of Austin, TX. Timeline of the Bombings March 2, 2018: Anthony Stephan House, 39, is killed when a package bomb explodes at 6:55am outside his residence on the 1100 block of Haverford Drive March 12, 2018: … Continue reading The Austin Serial Bomber
This post examines a series of unsolved attacks and murders that occurred in January, 1984 in the Lakewood suburb of Denver, Colorado. Note: This case is now SOLVED! Please see update. Victims & Timeline James Haubenschild: January 4, 1984 (wounded) Kimberly Haubenschild: January 4, 1984 (wounded) Donna Dixon (nee Holm), 28: January 4, 1984 (wounded) Patricia Louise Smith, 50: … Continue reading The Aurora Hammer Slayer — SOLVED!
This post examines the psychosocial history of offender Daniel Nations, 31, and his possible connections to the double homicide of two girls in Delphi, Indiana as well as some other unsolved crimes. This article features speculation from various corners of the internet and is intended to be a summary of that speculation. It is not … Continue reading Who Is Daniel Nations?
Timeline & Victim Brandon Lawson, 26: August 8, 2013 (last seen) ~11:53pm: Brandon leaves his home in San Angelo, TX headed for his father's residence in Crowley, TX ~12:00am: Brandon's wife, Ladessa, calls his cell phone and asks him to return home ~12:10am: Brandon's brother, Kyle, arrives at the Lawton home to check on Ladessa … Continue reading The Disappearance of Brandon Lawson
This post examines the strange similarities in the cases of 4 murdered girls. Victims & Timeline Lyric Cook, 10: Friday, July 13, 2012; Evansdale, Iowa (found deceased) Elizabeth Collins, 8: Friday, July 13, 2012; Evansdale, Iowa (found deceased) Liberty "Libby" German, 14: Monday, February 13, 2017; Delphi, Indiana (found deceased) Abigail "Abby" Williams, 13: Monday, February 13, 2017; Delphi, Indiana (found deceased) … Continue reading The Delphi & Evansdale Murders