Michael Thomas Barry

Jan 7, 2013
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17 year-old William Heirens the alleged Lipstick Killerby Michael Thomas BarryOn January 7, 1946, six-year-old Suzanne Degnan is kidnapped from her home in Chicago. Illinois. Police found a ladder outside the girl’s window, and also discovered a ransom note which had been...
Jan 6, 2013
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Nancy Kerriganby Michael Thomas BarryOn January 6, 1994, figure skater Nancy Kerrigan is attacked after a practice session at Cobo Hall in Detroit, Michigan. The attack came just one day before the U.S. National Championships and one month before the Winter Olympics in...
Jan 5, 2013
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Jock and Margaret Yablonskiby Michael Thomas BarryOn January 5, 1970, the bodies of dissident union leader Joseph "Jock" Yablonski, his wife, and daughter are discovered in their Clarksville, Pennsylvania farmhouse. The family had been dead for nearly a week, killed on New Years...
Jan 4, 2013
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Albert DeSalvoby Michael Thomas BarryOn January 4, 1964, Mary Sullivan is raped and strangled to death in her Boston apartment. The killer left a card reading "Happy New Year" leaning against her foot. Sullivan would turn out to be the last woman killed by the notorious Boston...
Jan 3, 2013
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Manuel Noriegaby Michael Thomas BarryOn January 3, 1990, Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega surrenders to U.S. forces after holing up for 10 days at the Vatican embassy in Panama City. He is arrested and charged with drug trafficking and flown to Miami the following day. Noriega...
Jan 2, 2013
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Peter Sutcliffe aka The Yorkshire Ripperby Michael Thomas BarryThe Yorkshire Ripper is finally caught by British police on January 2, 1981, ending one of the largest manhunts in British history. For five years, investigators had pursued every lead in an effort to stop the serial...
Jan 1, 2013
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Looking for Mr. Goodbar movie posterby Michael Thomas BarryOn the evening of January 1, 1973, Roseann Quinn, a 27-year-old New Yorker, visits Tweed's Bar on the Upper West Side and is picked up by her soon-to-be killer. The incident inspires the cautionary novel and subsequent...
Dec 31, 2012
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Ibrahim Shkupolli & entrance to Sello mallby Michael Thomas BarryThe Sello mall shooting occurred on the morning of December 31, 2009 in Espoo, Finland. The shooting was believed to have been started after Ibrahim Shkupolli, the gunman, found that his ex-girlfriend had a...
Dec 29, 2012
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Alison Day 1st murder victim of Railway Rapistby Michael Thomas BarryOn December 29, 1982, the "Railway Rapist" attacks and abducts Alison Day from a London train. Her strangled body was recovered two weeks later. Although the perpetrator had attacked and raped many women since...
Dec 28, 2012
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Roland Molineuxby Michael Thomas BarryRoland Burnham Molineux was a chemist and social climber from Brooklyn. He was charged with first degree murder for having caused the death of Katherine J. Adams by poisoning on December 28, 1898. It was alleged that Molineux had a feud with...

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