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Is Jennifer’s Body Based on a True Story?

Following its initial release in 2009, Jennifer’s Body became an immediate stand out for its bloodthirsty take on the Queen Bee troupe, eventually becoming what Roger Ebert would describe as the...

June 2022 Missing Persons of the Month: Bernard Rusness Jr. and Peggy Parmenter

The story of June’s missing person of the month begins with a deadly blaze in a small town. April 2nd, 1976, Wolf Lake, Minnesota. Between 11:30 PM and 12 AM, Kevin Mickelson was on his way home...

May 2022 Missing Person of the Month: Haydn Gomez

There are few details are available in the case of Haydn Gomez. But all investigating agencies have come to the same conclusion: Haydn was abducted. Haydn was only 2 years old when he was last seen on...

Victims Spotlight: The Suspected Victims of Alaska’s “Butcher Baker”

Robert Hansen was a compulsive liar. Even when confronted with evidence found in his home–including the damning aviator’s map with 37 “X” marks on it that matched sites where bodies ...

April 2022 Missing Person of the Month: Kevin Lamont McClam

April’s missing person of the month will take us to Goose Creek, South Carolina. It was after midnight on March 30th, 1997, when Tracy McClam saw her son 14-year-old son, Kevin, for the last tim...

Victims Spotlight: Remembering the Victims of Alaska’s “Butcher Baker”

Often, the public is told of cases falling through the cracks of the criminal justice system. However, the particularly devastating case of Robert Christian Hansen was a travesty of justice that did n...

Victims Spotlight: Little Miss Lake Panasoffkee

February 19th, 1971. Two teenage hitchhikers from Illinois were walking along Interstate 75-North (which connects Florida with the rest of the Southeast) as they were exiting Tampa. As they reached th...

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March 2022 Missing Person of the Month: John Clyde Perrin

There are few details readily available in the case of John Clyde Perrin. Born in Bristol, Tennessee, John was the second son of Robert Pain Perrin and Mary Alice Schullenberger and a recent graduate ...

February 2022 Missing Person of the Month: Joan Carolyn Risch

According to NAMUS, an average of 600,000 individuals go missing in the United States every year. As it is impossible to determine exactly how many people are reported missing every year, this means t...

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