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Scott Peterson is convicted of murdering his wife and unborn son - 2004
Nov 12, 2012, - 0 Comments

Scott Peterson

Scott Peterson

by Michael Thomas Barry

On November 12, 2004, Scott Peterson is convicted of murdering his wife Laci and their unborn son. When initially questioned about his wife's whereabouts, Peterson claimed that Laci had disappeared on Christmas Eve 2002, sometime after leaving the house to walk their dog and after he left on a fishing trip to nearby San Francisco Bay.

Corpse found buried in lawn of Sacramento area boarding house - 1988
Nov 11, 2012, - 0 Comments

Dorthea Puente

by Michael Thomas Barry

On November 11, 1988, police unearth a corpse buried in the lawn of Dorothea Puente's home in Sacramento, California. Puente operated a residential home for elderly people, and an investigation led to the discovery of six more bodies buried on her property.

Chicago Mobster Dion O'Banion is Murdered - 1924
Nov 10, 2012, - 0 Comments

O'Bannion

Dion O'Bannion

by Michael Thomas Barry

On November 10, 1924, Chicago Mobster Dion O'Banion is murderd. He was born on July 8, 1892 in Maroa, Illinois and was an Irish-American bootlegger of the early 1920s, and organized crime boss. O'Banion was the leader of the notorious North Side Gang in Chicago, and was an arch rival of Johnny Torrio and Al Capone.

John List murders his family - 1971
Nov 9, 2012, - 0 Comments

John List

John List

by Michael Thomas Barry

On November 9, 1971, John Emil List murders his entire family in their Westfield, New Jersey home. Though police quickly identified List as the most likely suspect in the murders, it took 18 years for them to locate him and close the case.

Woman Narrowly Escapes Serial Killer Ted Bundy - 1974
Nov 8, 2012, - 0 Comments

Ted Bundy

Ted Bundy

by Michael Thomas Barry

On November 8, 1974, Carol DaRonch, narrowly escaped being abducted by serial killer Ted Bundy in Salt Lake City, Utah. DaRonch had been shopping at a mall when a man claiming to be a police detective told her that there was an attempted theft of her car and she needed to file a police report.

Illinois Family is Brutally Murdered - 1983
Nov 7, 2012, - 0 Comments

by Michael Thomas Barry

On November 7, 1983, David Hendricks, a businessman traveling in Wisconsin, calls police in Bloomington, Illinois, to request that they check on his house and family. According to Hendricks, no one had answered the phone all weekend and he was worried. When the police and neighbors searched the home the next day, they found the mutilated bodies of Hendricks' wife and three children, all of whom had been hacked to death with an ax and butcher knife.

Shirley Allen is arrested for murdering her husband with anti-freeze - 1982
Nov 6, 2012, - 0 Comments

by Michael Thomas Barry

On November 6, 1982, Shirley Allen is arrested for poisoning her husband, Lloyd Allen, with anti-freeze in Phelps County Missouri. Lloyd Allen was Shirley's sixth husband and the second to die from mysterious causes; the other four had divorced her.

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