31-year-old mother of two, Tracey Mertens was found clinging to life on the steps of Christ Church in Eaton, Cheshire, United Kingdom in 1994 after being set on fire by two unknown black males. She survived the attack long enough to tell police what happened. Her case remains unsolved. About the Case In 1994, Tracey Mertens, 31, was in a rocky relationship with her boyfriend, … [Read more...] about The 1994 Heinous Murder of Young Mother Tracey Mertens
In 1994, the body of 30-year-old Decatur, Illinois realtor Sherry Lewis was found in a vacant home on Finch Drive. The woman had been beaten and strangled. No one has ever been charged in her case, and it remains unsolved. About the Case On August 5, 1994, Decatur, Illinois, a college community of about 73,000 residents on the state's east side, kicked off its annual … [Read more...] about The 1994 Unsolved Murder of Illinois Realtor Sherry Lewis
In 2000, 21-year-old mother of two, Laneisha Crowder was brutally murdered inside her home in Carrollton, Georgia . Her two children, ages seven and two at the time, witnessed her murder. About the Case At the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, on the western side of Georgia, sits the small town of Carrollton, often referred to as "The Friendly City" or "City of Dreams". … [Read more...] about Laneisha Crowder: 2000 murder witnessed by her children
Known as the "Lover's Lane Murders", the brutal killing of 22-year-old Cheryl Henry and her date, 21-year-old Andy Atkinson in August 1990 shocked the Houston, Texas area and is considered one of Houston's most brutal slayings. Their murders remain unsolved today. About the Case On August 22, 1990, Cheryl Henry went on a double date with her sister, Shane to Bayou Mama's … [Read more...] about Cheryl Henry and Andy Atkinson: Lover’s Lane murders still unsolved almost 27 years later
Dorothy Jane Scott vanished outside a California hospital in 1980. Her remains were found four years later, but her murderer has never been caught. About the Case Dorothy Scott was a 32-year-old single mother to a four-year-old son, named Shawn. They resided in Stanton, California with Dorothy's aunt. Dorothy worked as a secretary for Swingers Psych Shop, a 2400 sq. ft. store … [Read more...] about Who Killed Dorothy Jane Scott in 1980?