17-year-old Kelly Anne Bates was drowned in a bath tub, after suffering four weeks of relentless torture at the hands of 48-year-old James Patterson Smith.
Tracey Neilson’s husband discovered her slashed and stabbed to death in their home on her 21st birthday. Her killer has evaded justice for 37 long years.
In 1991, this seemingly idyllic mansion perched on the Hudson River in Nyack, New York, was declared legally haunted.
On 17 December, 1938, Margaret Martin went to meet a man for an alleged job interview. She was never seen alive again.
Before Alan Shepherd and Neil Armstrong, there was Ham – a 37-pound chimpanzee.
Throughout much of the 20th century, child abduction for ransom was aimed at the children of wealthy families. One of these cases was the abduction of 6-year-old Bobby Greenlease.
The rusting roller coasters, the lifeless Ferris wheel and the absence of children’s laughter. What was once filled with pleasure and fun, now slowly being reclaimed by nature.
There were whispers around the village that Charles Walton was a witch. Was he murdered as a “blood sacrifice”?
On Valentine’s Day of 2000, 9-year-old Asha Degree packed her bags in the middle of the night and crept out the front door. To this day, she still remains missing.
11-year-old Yummy Sandifer lived a violent life and suffered a violent death. He became a symbol of the gang problem in America as well as the fault in the child services and juvenile justice system.