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?
This post examines the disappearances of 4 young men from Bucks County, Pennsylvania, all within the same 2-day period. Victims & Timeline Jimi Tar Patrick, 19 : July 5, 2017 Mark Sturgis, 22: July 7, 2017 Tom Meo, 21: July 7, 2017 Dean Finocchiaro, 18: July 7, 2017 Disappearances Patrick was reported missing when he … Continue reading 4 Young Men Missing: Bucks County, PA
The unsolved murders of 3 black gay men in the D.C. area gets some clarity with a fresh look at victimology and criminal profiling. Devin Barrington-Ward, the president of Impulse Group, D.C., an entertainment organization that promotes HIV advocacy and education for black gay men, recently sounded the alarm that no one seems to be … Continue reading The Unsolved Murders of 3 D.C.-Area Black Gay Men
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
An unsolved triple homicide in Arkansas gets some clarity with a fresh look at victimology and criminal profiling. This post examines the murders of three young boys in 1993. Three local teenagers were soon after arrested, tried, and convicted for the murders -- under the premise of having killed the boys while conducting a satanic … Continue reading The West Memphis Child Murders in Robin Hood Hills
A Pennsylvania cold case from 1969 gets some clarity with a fresh look at victimology and criminal profiling. This post examines the murder of Betsy Aardsma, age 22. The crime has not been solved. Victim and Homicide Narrative Born in Holland, Michigan, Betsy was the second of four children. She graduated from Holland High School with honors … Continue reading Betsy Aardsma
A Chicago cold case from 1956 gets some clarity with a fresh look at victimology and criminal profiling -- and may be linked to the murder of another teenage girl less than a year later. This post examines the double-homicide of teenage sisters Barbara and Patricia Grimes in the hopes that justice will eventually be served. … Continue reading The Grimes Sisters