True Crime Wire

Steve Huff's true crime blog

UPDATE— An unnamed suspect in this homicide has reportedly been found dead in a truck, according to OKC police. ORIGINAL POST Father of NFL player is shot dead in Oklahoma airport shooting https://t.co/028CLMYCTF — Daily Mail US (@DailyMail) November 15, 2016 On Tuesday afternoon Michael Winchester, a 52-year-old Southwest Airlines employee, was shot and killed just …

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On August 2, 2016, 30-year-old Karina Vetrano disappeared while running in the Howard Beach community of Queens, New York. The attractive and fit aspiring writer was found about four hours after she vanished. She’d been dragged off a trail and assaulted, then strangled to death. She fought her attacker all the way, losing a tooth in …

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April Tinsley vanished on Good Friday, 1988. According to the FBI page on her disappearance and murder, the 8-year-old Fort Wayne, Indiana girl was on her way home from visiting a friend when she was kidnapped. April’s killer raped then murdered her. She was suffocated to death. April’s killer has never been caught. Police have a …

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On the last day of 2014, a man named Bill Gerow wrote this comment on my only story in this blog to date, “Pima Jane Doe and the Flower Girl“: My name is Bill Gerow and the picture of the girl is my sister Brenda, she is from NH and we have been looking for …

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Pima Jane Doe and the Flower Girl, Part 1 John Kalhauser’s mugshot, 2011 Michael Renk It was near midnight on May 19, 1979. Michael Renk drove his girlfriend, Janet Richardson, along Route 3 in Massachusetts, near the New Hampshire border. She was slated to work the night shift as a nursing assistant at the Veteran’s …

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Unknown woman/Chelmsford, MA PD Jane Doe 1981 One hand is loose in her lap and the other holds a spray of flowers. Her head tilts to the side and she looks at the camera like this pose somehow pains her. She might be annoyed. She might be scared. Police in Chelmsford, Massachusetts want to know …

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