Cold Case: DNA proved that William DeRoos raped and killed his neighbor, Rita Patricia Curran, in 1971


Rita Curran

Find-A-Grave: Rita Patricia Curran
Mystery in the Mountains: Rita Curran’s murder is Burlington’s oldest cold case
Case closed: Cigarette butt leads police to killer in 1971 Burlington murder
Cigarette butt leads police to suspected killer in 1971 murder
Burlington police say neighbor killed Rita Curran, solving a more than 50-year-old cold case
Police say Burlington’s oldest cold case has been solved
Cigarette butt left at 1971 crime scene solves cold case murder of Vermont woman: Police
DNA on Discarded Cigarette Butt Reveals Killer of Vt. Teacher 52 Years Later
Find-A-Grave: William Richard DeRoos

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Cold Cases: Eddie George Snowden Jr charged with the murders of Lori Ann Perera and Pearl Wilson Ingram

Victims
Lori Ann Perera, 31 [12/11/1992]
Pearl Wilson Ingram, 35 [1/12/1994]

Las Vegas police solve 2 cold cases through DNA of Valley man
Former Fresno resident who raped, killed 2 women in Las Vegas
Las Vegas Cold Case Officials Announce Suspect In Women’s 1990s Murders
DNA links man to killings of 2 Las Vegas women in the 1990s: “It’s been a long, long 28 years”
Las Vegas police identify suspect involved in 2 cold case investigations from 1990
Vegas police: Dead man’s DNA linked to 2 killings from 1990s
Man who raped, killed 2 women in Las Vegas early 90s cold cases identified


Eddie George Snowden Jr. (died in 2017)

Cold Case: Fred Bandy Jr and John Wayne Lehman charged with the 1975 murder of 17-year-old Laurel Jean Mitchell, whose body was found in the Elkhart River


Laurel Jean Mitchell

Find-A-Grave: Laurel Jean Mitchell
2 men arrested for 1975 cold case murder of 17-year-old girl
2 men arrested 47 years after northern Indiana woman’s death
Two men arrested in the 1975 cold case death investigation of Laurel Jean Mitchell
Goshen man arrested in connection with 1975 cold case
Arrests made in 1975 murder of teen found in Noble County
Two men charged in 1975 murder of 17-year-old girl in Indiana
Cold case murder apparently solved decades after teen was mysteriously drowned in river — and one suspect is a twice-convicted child molester

Podcasts
Beyond the Pillars: The Murder of Laurel Jean Mitchell: Part One
Beyond the Pillars: The Murder of Laurel Jean Mitchell: Part Two

Defendants
Fred Bandy Jr.
John Wayne Lehman

INMATE INFORMATION

Offender Name:BANDY, FRED
Custody Status:In Custody
Age:67
Location:Noble County Jail
Race:White
Contact Facility:
Offender ID:37422
Gender:Male
Date of Birth:08/01/1955
Additional Information:

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Offender Name:LEHMAN, JOHN WAYNE
Custody Status:In Custody
Age:67
Location:Noble County Jail
Race:Unknown
Contact Facility:
Offender ID:9429
Gender:Male
Date of Birth:10/10/1955
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Cold Case: Willie McFarland raped and killed Fred and Greg Harris in their home in 1987, stabbing them with a horrific amount of violence but DNA proved him to be the killer, besides his confession letter; Sentenced to 120 years in prison

Victims
Fred Harris, 59
Greg Harris, 23

Find-A-Grave: Frederick A. Harris
Find-A-Grave: Gregory Harris
Suspect in 32-Year-Old Murder of Father and Son in Hamden Arrested
New Haven man arrested, charged in 1987 double murder case
Willie McFarland Sentenced to 120 years in Prison for the August 1987 Murders of Fred and Greg Harris in Hamden
New Haven man sentenced for 1987 murder of father, son
Man Sentenced to 60 Years in Prison After 1987 Murder of Father and Son in Hamden
Connecticut Man Sentenced For Perpetrating 1987 Double Murder With ‘Demonic Level Of Violence And Terror’
Man sentenced to 120 years in prison for “demonic” slaying of a father and son in their Connecticut home
Judge Sentences Connecticut Man to 120 Years for ‘Demonic Level of Terror’ in 1987 Slaying of a Father, Son
Conn. man gets 120 years for tying up father and son and slashing their throats in 1987
New Haven man gets 120 years in prison for 1987 killings of Hamden father and son

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Cold Case: James William Grimsley charged with the 1994 murder of Terrie Ladwig, a transgender woman who was beaten and strangled in Concord, CA


Terrie Ladwig

Friend of Bay Area transgender woman killed in 1994 speaks out after arrest in cold case
Utah truck driver arrested for 1994 Concord cold case murder of transgender woman
Utah truck driver arrested in California killing from 1994
Utah trucker arrested on suspicion of Concord cold-case murder
Trucker arrested 28 years after slaying of trans woman with ‘whole life ahead of her’
Terrie Ladwig

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Cold Case: Mike Anthony Clardy charged with the murder and dismemberment of Deanna Denise Howland from 2004


Deanna Denise Howland

A woman’s headless torso was found at a Missouri highway rest stop in 2004. DNA has led police to her alleged killer.
Photos: Police say DNA break in headless torso cold case led to murder confession
Maryland Heights man charged in case of headless torso found along I-70 in 2004
Daughter thanks law enforcement for helping catch man connected with woman’s 2004 death
Missouri Man Charged With 2004 Murder Of Woman Whose Torso Was Found At Rest Area
Nearly 20 Years After the Killing, Dismemberment of a Mother of 4, Police Believe They Found the Killer

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Cold Case: Howard Jackson Bradberry Jr. abducted, raped, and killed Laney Lee McGadney in 1982; Sentenced to 25 years in prison


Laney Lee McGadney

“Whatever you do in the darkness will come to the light.” [Laney’s oldest daughter]

Find-Grave: Laney Lee McGadney
Laurel man charged with rape and murder in 40-year-old cold case
Howard County Police make arrest in 1982 rape and murder of a 28-year-old mother of four
Nearly 40 Years After a Chilling 911 Call Led Police to Her Corpse, Laney Lee McGadney’s Alleged Rapist and Killer Has Been Arrested
Howard County police solve 40-year-old murder cold case
Maryland man sentenced for murder of mother in 40-year-old cold case
After 40 years, Maryland man pleads guilty to murder of 28-year-old mother of 4
‘He is likely to perish in prison’: Man sentenced in 40-year-old cold case
Laurel man pleads guilty to murder in 40-year-old cold case in Oakland Mills in Columbia
Maryland Man Will Likely Die in Prison After Plea Deal for 1982 Cold Case Murder of Mother of 4 Whose Body Was Found in a Vacant Lot After Chilling 911 Call

INMATE INFORMATION

SID 5321903
Last Name BRADBERRY
First Name HOWARD
Middle Name JACKSON
Date of Birth 08/26/1958
DOC ID 00490990
Holding Facility:
Jessup Correctional Institution
Address: P.O. Box 534
Jessup, MD 20794
Phone: 877-304-9755

Cold Case: Thomas Terry Johnson Jr. charged with the 1996 murder of Joseph Todd Jowers outside of the Classic’s Lounge


Joseph Todd Jowers

Find-A-Grave: Joseph Todd Jowers
25 years later, Tuscaloosa investigators seek cold case information
Tuscaloosa Cold Case Remains Unsolved 25 Years Later
Man Indicted For Murder In 1996 Tuscaloosa Cold Case
Suspect charged in 26-year-old cold case out of Tuscaloosa
Suspect indicted on murder charges in 1996 cold case ambush shooting death at Tuscaloosa lounge
Arrest made in 26-year-old cold case
Investigators Say They Solved Cold Case Murder of Popular Alabama Line Dance Instructor and Karaoke Singer

INMATE INFORMATION

Offender Name:JOHNSON, THOMAS TERRY
Custody Status:Out of Custody
Age:50
Reason:General release
Race:White
Contact Facility:
Gender:Male
Date of Birth:12/18/1972
Date:12/23/2022
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Possible Serial Killer: Homer Lee Jackson *Charged with 4 murders; How many more are out there?

Victims
Essie Carrie Jackson, 23 [3/23/1983 North Portland, OR]
Angela Dina Anderson, 14 [9/22/1983 Portland, OR]
Tonja Nannette Harry, 19 [7/9/1983 West Delta Park, OR]
Latanga Lee Watts, 29 [3/18/1987 Portland, OR]
Lawauna Triplet, 29 [6/15/1993 North Portland, OR]

Find-A-Grave: Essie Carie Jackson
Find-A-Grave: Tonja Nannette Harry
Find-A-Grave: Angela D. Anderson
Police: Cold case murder suspect now connected to killing 3 women, teen girl
Accused serial killer Homer Jackson confesses to some details of case, sources say
‘Weak’ case against accused serial killer Homer Jackson?
Prosecutors Announce New Victim In Decades-Old Portland Murder Cases
OR Supreme Court: State can’t present crime scene evidence from one of Homer Jackson’s alleged murders in trial of another
Accused serial killer indicted in fifth cold case murder in Portland
Superseding indictment identifies Homer Lee Jackson, 59, as the suspect in a fifth homicide
Homer Jackson walks free in plea deal that offered time-served for killing 4 women in 1980s, ‘90s
OR – Homer Lee Jackson, Portland – Charged with four murders from the 80’s


Homer Lee Jackson

Cold Case: Martin Motta robbed and killed 81-year-old WWI Veteran, George Clarence Seitz, then buried him under a concrete slab in Queens; Sentenced to 20 years in prison


George Clarence Seitz

Find-A-Grave: George Clarence Seitz
Bones in the Backyard: How Police Cracked a Grisly Cold Case
Queens Man Martin Motta Arrested In Connection To 1976 Murder Of World War I Veteran George Seitz
NYC Man Arrested For 1976 Killing Of WWI Veteran After Remains Are Found In Yard
New Yorker Charged with Murder for 1976 Killing of World War I Vet Who Was Found Buried Under Backyard
Mystery 1976 Cold Case Murder of WWI Veteran in NYC Finally Solved With New DNA Tech
New York City man pleads guilty to killing World War I veteran who went missing 46 years ago
NYC man pleads guilty in 1976 cold case killing of WWI vet
Barber, 75, pleads guilty in 1976 killing of WWI veteran
Queens man sentenced to 20 years in prison for killing WWI Vet
NYC Barber Sentenced to Prison for Robbing and Murdering 81-Year-Old WWI Veteran Before Burying Him Under Concrete in 1976
Wikipedia: Murder of George Seitz

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