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 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[…]

The Wolcott Jane Doe

By Elise Haley aka Crime Shark It was August of 2002 when people began to notice a putrid smell hanging in the summer air on West Port Bay Road in the town of Wolcott, NY.  It was a lightly traveled road, mainly used for fishing access. On August 29, 2002, a cable worker noticed what Read more about The Wolcott Jane Doe[…]

Who Killed Romeo Velarde?

By Christina M. Romel Velarde was only 16 when he was gunned down in front of his home on E. Division Street in National City, CA, on January 19, 2007. More than a decade has past and the National City Police Department is still trying to track down the two males who were reportedly seen Read more about Who Killed Romeo Velarde?[…]

The Murder of Daisy Motley

By Naptime Nancy It was approximately 9PM on May 7th, 1979, when 64 year old Daisy Motley of Portland, OR, last spoke with her daughter. This is the last known contact Daisy would have with loved ones before being discovered dead the next day by her apartment manager. The manager of the 600 block of Read more about The Murder of Daisy Motley[…]

The Murder of Garrett Phillips

By Elise Haley aka Crime Shark It was October 24, 2011 when just before 5pm, it began to rain in the small town of Potsdam, NY.  Potsdam, split in two by the Raquette River, sits nestled in northern tip of NY about 40 minutes from  the Canadian border. Without counting its student population, Potsdam has Read more about The Murder of Garrett Phillips[…]

The Westminster Murders

By Naptime Nancy Paul Skiba owned a moving company called Tuff Movers, located at 7010 Raleigh Street in Westminster, CO. On Saturday, February 7th, 1999, Paul, his nine year old daughter Sarah, and his employee Lorenzo Chivers, ventured out to various moving jobs. Their jobs were in Thornton, Morrison, and Golden. The three had stopped Read more about The Westminster Murders[…]

The Murder of Michelle Maenza

By Elise Haley aka Crime Shark It was November 26, 1973 when 11 year old Michelle Maenza disappeared while walking home. She had been at the Goodman Plaza.  While at the plaza, Michelle saw her uncle who had offered to give her a ride home but she declined. It would haunt her uncle for years Read more about The Murder of Michelle Maenza[…]

The Murder of Wanda Walkowicz

By Elise Haley AKA Crime Shark The Murder of Wanda Walkowicz By Elise Haley aka Crime Shark Wanda Walkowicz was 11 years old when she disappeared on April 2, 1973. She went to the grocery store, as she often did, to pick up groceries for her mother Joyce.  She spent $8.52, purchasing tuna, milk, cupcakes Read more about The Murder of Wanda Walkowicz[…]