Monthly Archives: October 2017

Prolific Serial Killer Robert Pickton, Who Fed His Victims To His Pigs

PORT COQUITLAM, BRITISH COLUMBIA — Robert “Willie” Pickton was born on October 24, 1949. Not much is known of his early life. But when his mother died in 1979, he and his brother, David, inherited the family pig farm in

5 Real-Life Exorcisms Gone Fatally Wrong

Since the release of The Exorcist in 1973, demonic possession and the righteous believers who battle it have figured as pop-culture staples when it comes to scare fare. However, the concept of evil entities invading and inhabiting the human bodies

Fang Fiends Gone Wild: 5 Historic Real-Life “Vampires”

Although the notion of villainous, undead bloodsuckers with evil powers has been around for thousands of years in countless cultures, author Bram Stoker largely invented humanity’s present concept of “the vampire” in 1897 upon the publication of his novel, Dracula.

A Look Back At The Susan Smith Case, 23 Years After The South Carolina Mom Killed Her 2 Young Sons

It’s been almost 22 years since Susan Smith was convicted of killing her two little boys, a tragic event that sparked worldwide attention, rage and confusion. While living in a maximum security prison in South Carolina, Smith, a survivor of

6 Sick Slayers Who Slaughtered For Satan

“The Devil made me do it!” It’s a universally familiar phrase, employed since time immemorial whenever humans attempt to pin misdeeds great, small, and grotesque on an otherworldly evil entity — and, in particular, one that sports horns, a pitchfork,

Arrest Warrant: Mother Put Children In Oven, Turned It On

WARNING: This story contains graphic details that many readers will find disturbing. Reader discretion is strongly advised. ATLANTA — An Atlanta mother accused of killing her two young sons put them in an oven and turned it on, according to

Florida Stripper Stabs Partner In Both Eyes, Forces Piece Of Wood Down Throat During Dispute Over Cannibalism: Cops

Florida police have arrested a suspect accused of murdering their partner during a dispute over cannibalism, as reported by the Palm Beach Post. Justin Calhoun, 24, was picked up in August after allegedly stabbing their partner, Mark Brann, in both eyes

Murder Charges For Teen Who Allegedly Recorded A Girl’s Suicide After Urging Her To Kill Herself

A Utah teenager will face a charge of first-degree murder after he allegedly urged a schoolmate to commit suicide, as reported by The Salt Lake Tribune. Tyerell Przybycien, 18, is accused of helping 16-year-old Jchandra Brown commit suicide, egging her on

Crime History: Al “Scarface” Capone Goes Down For Tax Evasion

On October 17, 1931, Alphonse “Scarface” Capone, the larger-than-life (and death) Chicago mob boss who built a vast, shockingly powerful organized crime empire on brutal intimidation and savage violence, toppled from his throne not by way of rival gangster warfare

The Convoluted Inner World & Secret Codes Of Dennis “BTK” Rader

Forensic psychologist Katherine Ramsland’s book Confession of a Serial Killer: The Untold Story of Dennis Rader, The BTK Killer, is very different from most books written about serial killers. Probably 80 percent of the words within its covers are Rader’s own;

Joseph M. Harris: “Ninja” USPS Worker “Goes Postal” With Gun, Grenades & Sword

RIDGEWOOD, NJ — In the early morning hours of October 10, 1991, former U.S. Postal Service clerk Joseph M. Harris — dressed in a full ninja costume — broke into the home of his one-time supervisor Carol Ott, 30. Related:

These Grisly Dollhouse Crime Scenes From The 1930s And ’40s Are Still Helping To Train Investigators

Frances Glessner Lee was born in 1878 in Chicago, but grew up in New Hampshire. She was the heiress to the International Harvester fortune, and lived a life of privilege. She lived a pretty typical life for a society girl

Rhonda Bell Martin: The Waitress Who Poisoned Her Mom, 2 Husbands & 3 Kids

MONTGOMERY, AL — Just prior to midnight on October 11, 1957, 49-year-old former waitress Rhonda Bell Martin consumed a hamburger, mashed potatoes, cinnamon rolls, and coffee. Such was her last meal. Related: Betty Neumar — “The Black Widow Granny” &

What Will Happen To Las Vegas Shooting Suspect’s Mandalay Bay Hotel Room?

LAS VEGAS, NV — One week after Stephen Paddock allegedly opened fire on a crowd from his suite at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, hotel management appears to be debating what to do with the hotel room that was

Indiana Couple Accused Of Locking Teen Girl In Wooden Cage, Molestation

HUNTINGBURG, IN — An Indiana dentist has been arrested and accused of molesting his 14-year-old daughter, who has a disability. He and his wife allegedly held her captive in a cage, secured with a chain and a combination lock. Alan

Las Vegas Shooter Stephen Paddock Was ‘Descending Into Madness’ In His Final Days: Report

Federal investigators have released new details describing the final days and months of Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock, as reported by ABC News. Authorities say they have evidence that points to Paddock’s deteriorating mental state. This includes reports of “significant weight

The Juice Is Loose: O.J. Simpson Sprung From Jail Near Acquittal Anniversary

LAS VEGAS, NV — After nine years in prison for armed robbery, NFL legend turned notorious lawbreaker O.J. Simpson, 70, walked free in the early morning hours of October 1, 2017. Authorities intentionally dispatched Simpson overnight to downplay the hoopla

Kim Wall: Decapitation, Torture Photos Allegedly Found On Murder Suspect’s Computer

Footage of women being decapitated while alive has been found on the alleged hard drive of a Danish inventor accused of murdering Swedish journalist Kim Wall, a Copenhagen court has heard. Wall was stabbed 15 times after she boarded Peter

Sheriff Says Las Vegas Shooter Could have Been ‘Radicalized’

During a live press conference, Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo revealed that the Las Vegas gunman, Stephen Paddock, may have been “radicalized” and that authorities were attempting to uncover the source of his radicalization. “Did this person get radicalized unbeknownst

Report: The U.S. Now Averages Nearly 1 Mass Shooting Per Day

Sunday night’s mass shooting in Las Vegas — in which a lone gunman killed at least 58 victims and wounded 515 more — was the 273rd mass shooting in the U.S. this year, according to a new report. According to the