The 1946 Oak Grove Jane Doe

By Naptime Nancy On the evening of Friday, April 12th, 1946, three people were walking along the Clackamas River in the Portland suburb of Oak Grove when they discovered a bound burlap sack floating in the water. Assuming the sack was filled with kittens that some cruel person had discarded, they pulled the sack out Read more about The 1946 Oak Grove Jane Doe[…]

A Life Stolen: Egypt Covington

By Naptime Nancy Twenty seven year old Egypt Covington was an aspiring singer and local bartender living in Van Buren Township, which is located in between Detroit and Ann Arbor, Michigan. Egypt had made the decision to leave her boyfriend to work things out with an old flame. The new boyfriend and Egypt were living Read more about A Life Stolen: Egypt Covington[…]

The Murder of Thomas Clifton

By Elise Haley AKA Crime Shark It was June 15, 1978.  Thomas Clifton was sunbathing, nude, on a remote beach in Angola, NY.  Angola is about a half hour just outside of Buffalo where Clifton was a professor of music at the University at Buffalo. In what was described by former Town of Evan police Read more about The Murder of Thomas Clifton[…]

Murdered Abroad: Andrea Scherpf and Bernd Göricke

By Naptime Nancy Twenty three year old Andrea Scherpf and twenty six year old Bernd Göricke were German tourists hitchhiking through Chetwynd, British Columbia. It is believed that the couple met their demise when they took a ride from a man in a 1960’s Chevrolet Pickup truck in early October of 1983. Andrea and Bernd’s Read more about Murdered Abroad: Andrea Scherpf and Bernd Göricke[…]