Jessica Lunsford was seen alive on February 24, 2005. Her abductor, John Couey, kept her over the weekend at his home where he raped and assaulted her repeatedly before ending her life.
While walking to her car, Dru Sjodin, 22, called her boyfriend. After a few minutes of casual conversation, Dru was heard saying, “no, no, no, OK, OK, OK,” before the line went dead.
The FBI has made available more details of the abduction of Alaskan barista Koenig, as well as the events leading up to the discovery of her frozen remains in Matanuska Lake.
You know we’re in a recession when a couple is arrested for allegedly holding a handyman captive and forcing him to perform repairs on their 4,600 square-foot, five-bedroom McMansion complete with pool, beach volleyball and tennis courts.
Police continue to reach out to the public in the case of a possible violent abduction.
According to police an argument between an unknown woman and a man escalated to the point where he struck her at least once in the face and dragged her up a hill into the brush while ripping off her clothing, which was found. Police have been searching and have no further leads.
Investigators in the Jessica Ridgeway case have confirmed a that the murder case of the abducted ten year old, and an attempted abduction at Ketner Lake in May 2012 are linked, but have not yet released details of the investigation.
Until recently, 15-year-old Megan Stammers was known locally as a simple English schoolgirl from Eastbourne. Her mother described her as a “home girl”. People that knew her said she was “very quiet” and that she “kept herself to herself. No one thought Megan would be international news… until one day she went missing.
Flowerday’s murder initially drew little media attention and soon her case went cold. Then, months later, interest skyrocketed when a local television show said that her murder might have been part of a snuff film.
Jamal Rashad Rogers and Antonio Valentine Mathis, both 22, were arraigned on May 29, 2012, for the attempted murder of Rogers’ former girlfriend, Latonya Bowman, 22, who was nine months pregnant with his child.