#358 - The Not So Missing Spouse - Canton Township, Michigan
Small Town Murder
by James Pietragallo, Jimmie Whisman
4d ago
This week, in Canton Township, Michigan, we encounter maybe the strangest & creepiest relationship origin stories of all time. This relationship produces an unhappy marriage, and much fighting. Then, it gets even weirder, as one of this couple has an affair with the person who their teenage kid was dating. This leads to crazy, underwear clad arguments, and someone going missing for 3 and a half years, causing a huge regional mystery, and the eventual grisly discovery of the body, in a most unlikely place! Pure weird!! Along the way, we find out that this town had a very hard time picking ..read more
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#357 - Crushed Skulls & Missing Golf Clubs - Prescott, Arizona
Small Town Murder
by James Pietragallo, Jimmie Whisman
6d ago
This week, in Prescott, Arizona, a very smart, successful couple make a very nice life for themselves, in a wonderful custom built home. Eventually, 17 affairs cause them to separate, and divorce. Once everything is final, all seems fine, until one of them is on the phone, and the words "oh no" are said, followed by the line going dead. A terribly bumbling investigation of the bloody & horrific crime scene follows, complete with awful police work. Footprints, tire tracks & DNA only confuse the whole thing. Will anyone ever pay for this terrible murder?? Along the way, we find out that ..read more
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#356 - The Projection Transfer Theory - La Grande, Oregon
Small Town Murder
by James Pietragallo, Jimmie Whisman
1w ago
This week, in La Grande, Oregon, a man threatens to cut a woman's head off during a conversation at a local bar. By the end of the night, a different woman, who looks very much like the first woman, is found dead, with her head nearly removed with a hatchet. When this man is interrogated, the local police do some of the strangest, most hilarious, and just plain terrible questioning that leads to a confession, using a technique known as "projection transfer", and told the suspect that he just might be a magical person! Along the way, we find out that not all music festivals are created equal ..read more
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#355 - Prove Yourself With Blood - Fletcher, Vermont
Small Town Murder
by James Pietragallo, Jimmie Whisman
1w ago
This week, in Fletcher, Vermont, a very manipulative man, likened to Charles Manson, and Hitler by a psychiatrist, seems to be able to get anyone to do anything he wants. That includes a young lady, who he manipulates into killing a man that she used to see, out of pure jealousy. This fits right into his character, as he also lured someone into cold blooded murder at his own hands. He even seems to be able to manipulate the legal system, for the most part, but will he finally get what's coming to him?? Along the way, we find out that syrup needs ambassadors, that some people just know how to ..read more
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#354 - Need Any Ostriches? - Sequim, Washington
Small Town Murder
by James Pietragallo, Jimmie Whisman
2w ago
This week, in Sequim, Washington, a wild scene unfolds with the backdrop of drug dealing, boat sinking, karate weapons, and many ostriches & emus running around. One day, the man at the center of all this strangeness calls 911 at 4am, claiming that his friend/business partner has just killed himself, after killing the first man's wife. Evidence doesn't quite back that up, with out of place blood spatter, and even more out of place gravel. The whole thing gets really crazy at trial, when this man fights to represent himself to fight the death penalty!! Along the way, we find out that appar ..read more
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#353 - Olivia Newton John Must Die - Lake Arthur, Louisiana
Small Town Murder
by James Pietragallo, Jimmie Whisman
2w ago
This week, in Lake Arthur, Louisiana, when five people are found, slaughtered in two different homes, only doors apart, there is only one suspect. He's related to all the dead people, and he's a little strange to put it mildly. He claims to have been married at age 7, and was transformed into God. He also paints his hands blue, has a strange obsession with television sets, and stalks Olivia Newton John, because he believes she is trapped under Lake Arthur, and making his bed move, while he tries to sleep. And that's not even half of his overall crazy! Along the way, we find out that some peop ..read more
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#352 - The Body On The Hill - Milpitas, California
Small Town Murder
by James Pietragallo, Jimmie Whisman
3w ago
This week, in Milpitas, California, a local group of teenagers known as "The Stoners" get together, and do exactly what you think they'd do. Until one day, when one of the group brutalizes another, and dumps the body into a ravine. Afterwards, the murderer starts taking other people out to see the body, while bragging about how the murder occurred. Over a dozen kids come out to look, poke the body with a stick, and even steal a radio station's patch off her discarded jeans. It's cold blooded & mind boggling, but finally someone tells the police! Along the way, we find out that this area h ..read more
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#351 - The Murder Dance - Section, Alabama
Small Town Murder
by James Pietragallo, Jimmie Whisman
3w ago
This week, in Section, Alabama, way up in the hills, a mountain man feels tragedy after his wife dies, being found buried on a hillside, after a brutal death, leaving him with a young son. Luckily for him, he's able to pick up the pieces, and even remarry, not long after. But then that wife disappears, too. The suspicions from his first wife's death resurface, as his 2nd wife is never found. The problem was that this backwoods locale even scares investigators, who were hesitant to poke around in such a rural area, where there are always eyes on you!! Along the way, we find out that some beard ..read more
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#350 - The CSI Effect - Collinsville, Virginia
Small Town Murder
by James Pietragallo, Jimmie Whisman
1M ago
This week, in Collinsville, Virginia, when a brother & sister pair decide to share a house, the whole family senses trouble, especially since one of them digs holes, in the middle of the night, while always keeping a large outdoor fire going. When one of them disappears, it becomes a huge mystery, with dogs sniffing all over the county. But when the murderer finally admits to doing it, they then make one of the craziest attempt at suicide, in history. This is followed by a process of finding the many pieces of the body, in some odd places, because the killer was obsessed with CSI! This one ..read more
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#349 - Blood Icicles - Oakley, Utah
Small Town Murder
by James Pietragallo, Jimmie Whisman
1M ago
This week, in Oakley, Utah, a large family takes the perfect holiday vacation of a lifetime, in a beautiful cabin, in the snowy mountains. This all falls apart when two terrible people turn the whole place into a smoldering bloodbath. The carnage, and cruelty is incredibly nasty, with one monstrous act after another, but the story of survival of the one of the family members is absolutely amazing, and barely even believable. Have you ever heard of a bloody man, snowmobiling with no shoes, in negative 20 degree weather? You will after you hear this! Along the way, we find out that skiing is an ..read more
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