The Murder of Ann Rippel

By Elise Haley aka Crime Shark On April 23, 1997, Ann Rippel, 41, was found face down in the Little Tonawanda Creek near Batavia, NY.  A passing by driver noticed the body.  Police believe her body was not there for long, maybe an hour, before her body was discovered. Ann was naked from the waist down, and Read more about The Murder of Ann Rippel[…]

The Murder of Eddie Morgan

By Naptime Nancy Forty six year old Eddie Morgan knew nearly everyone in his NE Portland, OR, community. Because he took the time to say hello and get to know everyone he encountered. In result, he was beloved by many and known as ‘The Mayor of 42nd Avenue”. Eddie used to run errands on foot Read more about The Murder of Eddie Morgan[…]

The Disappearance of John Sapienza

By Elise Haley aka Crime Shark In the parking lot of a grocery store in New Hartford, New York sat a red 1997 Chevrolet Astro van, it had been there for about a month when it was finally reported to law enforcement. The year was 1997, the month was March. The van belong to John Read more about The Disappearance of John Sapienza[…]

The Disappearance of Judy O’Donnell

By Naptime Nancy Judith Erin O’Donnell had big dreams. Her dreams were so big and her confidence in her talent and beautiful singing voice was so strong, that she dropped out of high school to pursue her dreams. She moved to the Greenwich Village area of New York City, but her dreams started to fade Read more about The Disappearance of Judy O’Donnell[…]

The Disappearance of Jorge Acosta

By Naptime Nancy Twelve year old Jorge Acosta was last seen heading to a friends house on November 1st, 1992. Jorge is from Van Nuys, CA, and his friends home was nearby in the Los Angeles area. He was wearing a yellow and black striped shirt with black pants, stood 5’1” tall, weighed roughly 115 Read more about The Disappearance of Jorge Acosta[…]

The Murder of Lindsey Baum

By Flavio Sette Above: Lindsey Baum’s missing poster, widely circulated around McCleary, Washington before her remains were found Ten year old Lindsey Baum vanished at some point while walking home from a friend’s house in McCleary, Washington state, on the evening of June 26th, 2009. In September of 2017, eight years after Baum went missing, skeletal remains were found in a densely wooded area west of Ellensburg, Washington. The remains were taken Read more about The Murder of Lindsey Baum[…]

The Murder of Tracey Kirkpatrick

By Elise Haley AKA Crime Shark Tracey Kirkpatrick was working at Aileen’s, in Frederick, MD on the night of March 15 1989.  She was closing up the shop when someone entered the store and brutally stabbed her and left her body in the store’s stockroom.  Tracey had no defensive wounds, there had been no signs of Read more about The Murder of Tracey Kirkpatrick[…]

The Disappearance of Lauren Spierer

By Shasta Gilbert Indiana University student, Lauren Spierer, has been missing since June 3, 2011. Lauren was out with a group of her friends at a local Bloomington, Indiana college hangout bar and was last seen around 4:30 am on the morning of June 3. It was reported that Lauren was very intoxicated, and some Read more about The Disappearance of Lauren Spierer[…]

The Murder of Suzette Willis-McDermott

By Naptime Nancy Suzette Jennifer Willis was an Army Veteran living with her mother and stepfather in Citrus Heights, CA, and working for Creative Construction. Her parents last reported seeing her at approximately 6:30PM at their home on Wednesday, November 20th, 1991. From there, Suzette reportedly went to a man’s home, but left his place Read more about The Murder of Suzette Willis-McDermott[…]

The Murder of Rosa Tapia

By Naptime Nancy Six year old Rosa Tapia, her mother, and two siblings, lived in the Hartland Apartments in Salt Lake City, Utah. In the wee hours of Augus 13th, 1995, Rosa’s mother peeked her head into the bedroom that Rosa and her four year old brother shared. Both were fast asleep in bed. At Read more about The Murder of Rosa Tapia[…]