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 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[…]

Brandon Cartellone’s Killers Are Still Out There

By Naptime Nancy On July 26th, 2011, twenty one year old Brandon Cartellone’s bright future as an up and coming artist was stolen from him. Around 1:30AM, Brandon’s girlfriend opened the unlocked door to his Tremont apartment to find him bound to a chair, beaten and strangled. Brandon’s mother Lynn Cartellone would get the gut Read more about Brandon Cartellone’s Killers Are Still Out There[…]

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[…]

Help Solve #LindasStory

By Naptime Nancy On Friday, July, 6th, 1973, Linda O’Keefe got picked up by her piano teacher and they headed for Linda’s summer school classes at Lincoln Intermediate School in Corona Del Mar, CA. Around 10AM, Linda had a school break and walked over Richard’s Market to get a snack. A turquoise van would be Read more about Help Solve #LindasStory[…]

Who Killed Rita Melton?

By Kevin Deutsch, Host of “A Dark Turn” Rita Melton’s body was found nude and heavily decomposed in the woods just west of Gainesville, Fl. on Aug. 28, 1988.  Investigators determined that Melton, 32, had been strangled after a long struggle with her killer. She was found by a citizen about a week after disappearing, police Read more about Who Killed Rita Melton?[…]