Tina Louise Bowen: Missing from Texas since 1997

Tina Louise Bowen disappeared from her Conroe, Texas home on July 14, 1997 and has not been seen since.

About the Case

Tina Louise BowenIn 1997, 18-year-old Tina Louise Bowen resided at 517 Silverdale in Conroe, Texas. In the early hours of July 14th, Tina spoke with her boyfriend on the phone. Around 3:30 – 4:00 a.m., Tina’s mother spoke with her as she was going to bed. At 9:00 a.m., her mother checked on Tina, but the teen was gone. read more

Michael Jefferson Adams: Teen vanished in 1987 from Abilene, Texas

Michael Jefferson Adams of Abilene, Texas vanished outside his home in 1987 and has not been seen since.

About the Case

Michael Jefferson AdamsMichael, 18, graduated from high school in May 1987. He worked as a clerk at M-System Food Store, located at 12th and Mockingbird Street in Abilene. On June 8, 1987, Michael headed to his family’s residence on Peach Street after finishing his shift at the store. read more

The 1988 Strawberry Trail Fire

This post is a little different from what I normally write. This case is officially solved, but I was asked by a Twitter follower of mine to write about it. Once I started researching it, I knew I wanted it on this blog. Thank you, Kathyann for suggesting this case!

The Strawberry Trail Fire, Dallas Texas, 1988

In the early morning hours of September 28, 1988, a fire broke out in a four-bedroom home on Strawberry Trail in Dallas, Texas. By the time fire fighters arrived, five children were dead; one survived. As the investigation began, law enforcement quickly realized this was not an accidental fire but an act of arson. Years would go by before suspects emerged. read more

Scott Andreas Sims: Texas 11-year-old missing since 1961

Scott Andreas Douglass Sims went outside to play in Wichita Falls, Texas in December 1961 and vanished without a trace. He has never been found.

About Scott

Scott Andreas SimsScott Andreas Sims was born on July 1, 1950 to Donald and Ellen Douglass. Those who knew him called him Andy. Andy’s parents divorced when he and his older brother, Donald Jr. were little. Ellen later married William “Bill” Sims and the boys took his last name. read more

The Unsolved 1988 Murder of Texas Girl Cortney Clayton

Stamford, Texas is a small community just 40 miles north of Abilene. It is the epitome of small town America – mom and pop shops, a town square, friendly people.

In the ’80s, population was close to 4,000. Stamford was considered a safe place to live and raise a family. Not the type of place you would expect to find evil lurking in its bushes. read more

Hailey Dunn: Who killed 13-year-old in 2010?

HAILEY DUNNYesterday marked the five-year anniversary of the disappearance of Hailey Dunn. I thought it only appropriate to write about her case.

On December 28, 2010, 13-year-old Hailey Dunn of Colorado City, Texas was reported missing by her mother when she failed to return home. Her stepfather, Shawn Adkins, told police that on December 27th, Hailey told him she was going to her father’s home and then on to stay the night at a friend’s house. Police later learned that Hailey did neither. read more

Covered-Up Murder: Justice For Sandra Bland

WARNING: FOUL LANGUAGE.

I’m pissed so there is going to be cussing involved. Just thought I’d warn ya ahead of time. 😉

I normally don’t write posts about current events or cases. But this one has gotten me all riled up! I am so angry for the OBVIOUS murder of a promising young, BEAUTIFUL woman.

I hate cover-ups. I really fucking do. And this is one of the worst ones to date, in my opinion. I am so tired of all of the racial killings going on in our country. This isn’t the fucking 1800s! Texas, you need to GET OVER THAT! read more