Several readers have commented on my original blog post "The Taconic Parkway Crash" about the possibility that Diane Schuler experienced a rare medical complication called 'Auto Brewery Syndrome' and that this condition may have led to her erratic behavior, elevated blood-alcohol level, and also account for her apparent lack of history of 'alcoholic behavior.' So, … Continue reading Did Diane Schuler Have Auto Brewery Syndrome?
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
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!
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
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!