A baby cut from a mother’s body…again

(July 2) There is much yet to be learned about a recent murder in the Tri-Cities of south central Washington.  But some people have already heard enough. The details are that gruesome. Kennewick police say a 23-year-old woman named Phiengchai Sisouvanh Synhavong murdered a pregnant Pasco woman…and also removed a nearly full-term baby boy from… Continue reading A baby cut from a mother’s body…again

“American Justice” to feature Hossencofft case Thursday

Journalist Bill Kurtis takes aim at a bizarre New Mexico murder case this week.  Kurtis, host of A&E’s American Justice, tells the story of the Girly Chew Hossencofft murder in an hour-long episode titled, “Traces in Blood.” Because I covered this case for the better part of five years–and even wrote a book about it–I… Continue reading “American Justice” to feature Hossencofft case Thursday

Truth yet to surface in human feet mystery

(Update, July 9, 1:30pm PST): Breaking News: Police to hold news conference about human feet mystery (Update, June 28, 8:59am PST):  “Pig video lends insight into B.C.’s human feet mystery” Update:  NEWS CONFERENCE DELAYED (June 26, 2:23am PST):  “Police delay update on feet mystery” –Seattle Times The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) has delayed a… Continue reading Truth yet to surface in human feet mystery

Photos offer closer look at condo rented by Redding

Nearly 20 pictures appearing on a Los Angeles-area real estate Web site offer a closer look at the Santa Monica condo rented by the late Juliana Redding. Redding, an aspiring actress and model from Tucson, was found murdered in the condo March 16 after her concerned mother called police. No arrests have been made. No… Continue reading Photos offer closer look at condo rented by Redding

Maxim photos reveal Redding’s beauty

Check out this June 2, 2008 story: Photos offer closer look at condo rented by Redding Check out this May 21 story: Santa Monica’s third homicide of 2008 Check out this May 5, 2008 update: Posters asking “Who killed Juliana Redding?” plaster Venice street Update: Maxim has confirmed that its model was the late Juliana… Continue reading Maxim photos reveal Redding’s beauty

Programming Note: Henning subject of “Snapped” episode

Updates: -Oxygen channel to repeat Snapped’s Linda Henning episode on July 6, 2008 (details) –video: Snapped “Webisode” of Linda Henning case (runs 9:43) -video: Police interrogating Linda Henning (runs 4:49) -video:  Exclusive footage of Diazien Hossencofft working his “charm” on Caribbean cruise Convicted killer Linda Henning is the subject of the Oxygen Network program Snapped… Continue reading Programming Note: Henning subject of “Snapped” episode