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Jeff Truesdell


Saint Louis, MO, United States

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Recent articles by Jeff:

New Documentary on Charleston Church Shooting Looks at Faith, Forgiveness 4 Years Later

Survivors and victims' family members continue to grapple with the 2015 murders of nine people in a historically black church → Read More

Despite Plea by Ex-Wife to Spare His Life, S.C. Man Who Killed Their 5 Kids Is Sentenced to Death

"He did not show my children mercy by any means, but my kids loved him," Amber Kyzer said of Timothy Jones → Read More

How ‘Dr. Death’ Left a Trail of Horror Across Texas Hospitals, Leaving 33 Patients Maimed or Dead

A new Oxygen series, License to Kill, explores the legacy of grievously injured patients left by Dr. Christopher Duntsch → Read More

On 3rd Anniversary of Pulse Shooting, Club Owner Looks Ahead to Memorial for 49 Who Died

Six teams are finalists to build a memorial at the site of the Orlando nightspot that witnessed the largest modern-day attack on the LGBTQ community → Read More

Parkland Dad Gathers 'Incomplete' Items Left Behind by Victims to Show Devastation of Gun Violence

Manny Oliver invites others who lost people to gun violence to submit images to illustrate the "goals, ideas, dreams" the victims were unable to finish → Read More

'Evil and Selfish' Man Who Threw Boy, 5, From Mall of America Balcony Gets 19-Year Sentence

The child "is recovering, and his spirit is strong -- but there is still a long road ahead," says his family → Read More

YouTuber Who Sickened Homeless Man with Toothpaste-Filled Oreos Sentenced to 15 Months

The jail term will likely be suspended -- but the YouTuber known as ReSet still must pay his victim $22,300 and shut down his social media channel for five years → Read More

Baby Taken from Murdered Mother's Womb Shows Signs of Breathing on His Own

The child of victim Marlen Ochoa-Lopez suffered from lack of oxygen to the brain after the attack → Read More

Cult Survivor Doesn't Blame Other Members Who Molested Her as Child: 'We Were All Victims, Really'

People Magazine Investigates: Cults takes a look at the Children of God and its edict that minors must submit to the sexual desires of adults → Read More

Wedding DJ Who Killed, Sexually Assaulted Teacher Then Went Home to Unsuspecting Fiancée

Dateline interviews the former wife of a killer serving life in prison for murdering 25-year-old teacher Christy Mirack in 1992 → Read More

Pregnant Woman Held Against Will Is Killed by Boyfriend as Police Arrive Before Man Shoots Himself

Oriana Arcos, 23, was shot by Marquise Edwards in a murder-suicide after repeated calls alleging domestic disturbances, say police → Read More

Missing Utah Girl, 5, Believed Hurt — and DNA Allegedly Connects Uncle to Her Disappearance

Alex Whipple, 21, is being held in jail without bond as searchers continue to look for his niece, Elizabeth "Lizzy" Shelley → Read More

Boy, 12, Restrained by Dog Shock Collar Before He Starved to Death — and Parents Are Charged

Police found videos and photos showing Eduardo Fosso in restraints and fitted with a dog shock-collar around his neck → Read More

Kelsey Berreth Case: Ex-Fiance Pleads Not Guilty to Murder of Missing Colorado Mom

Patrick Frazee's mistress told police he allegedly beat Berreth to death with a baseball bat → Read More

Police Seek Killer of Woman Who Was Married to Two Men at Once

Bettie Jenifer was shot in broad daylight outside an office building where she worked in the Washington, D.C. suburbs → Read More

Woman in Vegetative State Who Gave Birth in Facility Had Likely Been Pregnant Multiple Times: Docs

Nathan Sutherland, a nurse at the Phoenix-based Hacienda HealthCare long-term care facility, is accused of sexually assaulting the woman → Read More

‘Daddy Shot Mommy’: Man Sentenced for Wife’s Cold Case Murder that Son Helped Solve Decades Later

Michael Haim was sentenced to life in prison for the 1993 killing of Bonnie Haim that was solved after their son found bones in the yard 21 years later → Read More

Baby Taken From Slain Mom’s Womb Opens His Eyes as Dad Holds Him

With the child still on life support, the father and his boy "finally got to meet each other," a family spokeswoman tells PEOPLE → Read More

Aspiring Nurse’s Body Is Found in Dumpster: ‘Worst Feeling I’ve Ever Felt,’ Says Brother

Elizabeth "Candy" Laird disappeared on Wednesday, three days before a registered sex offender was arrested on suspicion of her alleged murder → Read More

How 2 'Heroes' Helped Police Rescue Texas Girl, 8, Snatched Off Street While Walking With Her Mom

Jeff King and another person jumped into action after learning that his friend's 8-year-old daughter had been taken off the street, leading police to suspect's car → Read More