Monthly Archives: October 2010

Man electrocuted trying to steal copper wire

A strange story has come out of Southern California.  It appears as if a man and a woman were killed and injured, respectively, while trying to steal copper wiring from the walls of a vacant building.  Most likely, the couple … Continue reading

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Sad development in case of missing NIU student

The case of the missing student from Northern Illinois University took a sad turn late on Saturday night.  Toni Keller, 18, has been missing since October 14 when she told friends she was headed into a wooded area to work … Continue reading

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The Cross-Dressing Canadian Killer Colonel

Sometimes you run across a story that you just have to read to believe.  That would be the case with Colonel Williams from the Canadian Air Force.  This is very obviously a case of a man who was escalating his … Continue reading

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Police are still searching for missing NIU student

There is another disturbing story from near the Chicago area. This one is out of Dekalb, which is not far from Chicago, and the location of Northern Illinois University. Toni Keller is missing and has been since last Thursday. Authorities … Continue reading

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Lead investigator in Falcon Lake pirate case murdered

Another story that has shocked and amazed people here in the United States involves the murder of a tourist named David Hartley.  He and his wife were using jet skis on a lake, Falcon Lake, that straddles the U.S./Mexico border. … Continue reading

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Accused “Honey Bee Killer” to be freed

The story of the man called “The Honey Bee Killer” here in Chicago continues to baffle and frustrate and amaze. The man who was arrested last wee, former Lynwood cop Brian Dorian, is now going to be freed and the … Continue reading

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Suspects named in Mexican pirate attack

One of the biggest crimes in the news recently has to do with two tourists who were reportedly attacked by Mexican pirates on a lake that straddles the U.S./Mexican border.  The strange things to think about is that there is … Continue reading

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