This post examines the possible connections between a suspected Missouri murderer, Thomas Bruce, and the murders of two young girls in Indiana nearly three years prior. Background On Wednesday, November 21, 2018, Thomas Bruce of Imperial, Missouri was arrested and charged with 17 criminal counts including first-degree murder, sodomy, and kidnapping. His arrest ended a 2-day … Continue reading Is Thomas Bruce the Delphi Bridge Guy?
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 curious case of Barbara Kendhammer who died after being struck by a metal pipe that penetrated her car windshield. But, not all is as it seems. Victim and Timeline Barbara Kendhammer, 46: accident occurred on Friday, September 16, 2016 and she passed away the following day, Saturday, September 17, 2016 Accident … Continue reading Barbara Kendhammer — SOLVED!
Four young couples were murdered near the Colonial Parkway in Virginia during the 1980s -- and, a fifth homicide at Shenandoah Park in 1996 may be related.