All posts tagged: murder

The Queens of True Crime, Diane Fanning and Kathryn Casey Grace The Susan Murphy Milano Show

The Susan Murphy Milano Show, “Time’s Up!” Thursdays at 2pm ET Listen LIVE at: Here Women Talk REBROADCAST Good friends, each of them living in Texas, and their penchant for well researched books in a genre that often gets a less than stellar view, Casey and Fanning often show up in the same circle of events.  To have them together is a double hit of talent.  Along with all of their true crime books, each has developed a series of crime based novels with a strong female lead character, Fanning’s Det. Lucinda Pierce and Casey’s Sarah Armstrong, both which leave readers wanting more. Diane Fanning Before writing her first true crime book, Fanning wrote for magazines,television, radio and ad agencies in Virginia, earning many awards, before she moved to Texas where her career in true crime blossomed, along with her work with several non profit organizations. She has served on the executive committees of the Writers’ League of Texas and the Heart of Texas chapter of Sisters in Crime and is also a member of Mystery Writers of America. Several of Fanning’s …

The Susan Murphy Milano Show Seeking Truth and Justice for Sheena Morris, Part II

The Susan Murphy Milano Show, “Time’s Up!” Thursdays at 2pm ET Listen LIVE at: Here Women Talk The mother of murdered Sheena Morris, Kelly Osborn, will join us for the hour and update listeners on what’s happening in her pursuit of truth and justice for her daughter. On January 1st, 2009, Sheena Morris was murdered in her hotel room, yet authorities quickly labeled it a suicide.  She was hanging by her neck in the shower by one of her Yorkies’ dog leash.  The crime scene was questionable as were the circumstances surrounding her ‘sudden’ suicide. Sheena placed a call to 911 the night before reporting domestic violence by her dangerous boyfriend.  She even took pictures of her injuries,  a cut on her neck, and one on her ring finger. The people staying in the next room called 911 the night before her murder to report the domestic disturbance and sound of violence next door. Sheena Morris had obtained damaging evidence on alleged illegal activities. Shortly before she died, the keys to her apartment were taken, she …

True Crime Uncensored, Burl Barer, Fred Rosen

True Crime Uncensored Talks with Author Fred Rosen

True Crime Uncensored! Saturdays at 2pm PT, 5pm ET  Listen LIVE  on Outlaw Radio: CLICK HERE Fred Rosen is a veteran true crime author with over 25 books published world-wide including the classic “Lobster Boy,” Rosen is also the award winning crime historian who wrote “The Historical Atlas of American Crime.” A former columnist for The New York Times, he is an Adjunct Professor of Criminal Justice at Ulster County Community College of SUNY. His frequent media appearances as a crime expert include Dateline NBC, Inside Edition and MSNBC. He’s written for all the major magazines including Cosmopolitan, Penthouse, and The Reader’s Digest. Grady Franklin Stiles, Jr., was born in Pittsburgh on July 18, 1937, the sixth in a long line of lobster-men (preceded by William Stiles, 1805-1888; Jacob Stiles, 1843-1932; Elisha Stiles, 1880-1935; and finally Grady Stiles, Sr., 1912-1988). Grady could not walk and used a wheelchair in public, but could crawl around on his incredibly powerful arms and could perform nearly any task using his “claws”. He was married twice to Mary Teresa Herzog …

Crime Wire: Jason Bolton Unsolved Murder and Monica Caison, Missing Kathy Arredondo

You can hear Crime Wire Investigates beginning at 9 p.m. Eastern. Please visit our Crime Wire Website. Together we can make a difference. LISTEN LIVE:http://www.blogtalkradio.com/insidelenz ***** Jason Bolton, Unsolved Homicide In 1991 Jason Bolton was viciously attacked after attending a party in Fayette County, Indiana.  Left lying on a rural road to die, his death was ruled accidental, but was it covered up and the crime scene staged? The family of Jason Bolton have believed for over 20 years that he was brutally tortured and intentionally run over, but authorities and local media have been silent. Justice is the exposure of the truth, which is all the family wants. Crime Wire will talk to Tomi Bolton Schmid, Jason’s sister, to gather the known facts about this case and attempt to shine a light on what went wrong in Fayette County, Indiana that fateful night of August 21, 1991. Also joining the show is Monica Caison of CUE Center for Missing Persons. Jason’s case is registered with CUE as an unsolved homicide. For background details and updated information about …

Crime Wire Updates Nique’ Leili, Gwinett County, GA Unsolved Homicide

You can hear Crime Wire Investigates beginning at 9 p.m. Eastern. Please visit our Crime Wire Website. Together we can make a difference. LISTEN LIVE:http://www.blogtalkradio.com/insidelenz In July, 2011, there was trouble in the Leili home with calls to the police, arguments and insinuation of past violence in the marriage of Matthew and Nique’ Leili.   Nique’ went missing on July 8, leaving behind her purse, keys, credit cards, and, most importantly, her children, her husband says there was an argument and she walked out of the house. A week later, in the hot Georgia summer, her decomposing remains were found on July 16 less than a mile from her home, completely naked, face down in a shallow grave covered by leaves.  Her clothes have never been found.  Interestingly, her husband, Matthew Leili had already filed for divorce citing abandonment. How did he know she wasn’t coming back? Could it be because he had spy gadgets everywhere, including surveillance cameras, tape recordings of all phone conversations, keyloggers on all computers, and trackers on all cell phones? Seems he would …