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Jeff Truesdell


St. Louis, MO, United States

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Recent articles by Jeff:

8 Years After N.C. College Student's Murder, Mom Still Seeks Answers in Daughter's Death

The unsolved 2012 killing of 19-year-old Faith Hedgepeth receives an updated examination on Investigation Discovery → Read More

Police Conclude Search of House Belonging to Colo. Mom, Missing Since Mother's Day Bike Ride

Authorities did not reveal whether they found any clues at the home of Suzanne Morphew, who left for a May 10 bike ride and didn't return → Read More

Family Pleads for UConn Student Accused in 2 Killings to Surrender — and Motive of Spree Is Unknown

Suspect Peter Manfredonia, 23, has "sought the help of a number of therapists" for mental health issues, says his family's attorney → Read More

Mom, Stepfather Accused of ‘Severe Abuse’ After Drowning Death of 7-Year-Old Boy

The mother of Fabian Maldonado-Cortez was arrested on charges of murder and endangering children, while the stepfather was arrested on a charge of endangering children, say police → Read More

Asst. Police Chief Shares Touching Statement on 8th Birthday of Lori Vallow’s Missing Son

'We continue to hope and pray for the safe return of both of these beautiful children,' says an assistant police chief → Read More

Did a Missing Woman’s Ex Fake Her Texts to Trick Her Family into Thinking She Was Alive?

Police say they believe 22-year-old Monica Moynan was killed on April 7, 2019, but her body is still missing → Read More

Lori Vallow’s Husband Told Police She'd Threatened Him, ‘Lost Her Reality’ Months Before His Death

Charles Vallow described Lori's behavior six months before he was fatally shot by her brother → Read More

Ohio Boy, 8, Who Played Football Is Fatally Shot: ‘He Loved His Teammates and They Loved Him’

Chance Gilbert was "vibrant, outgoing and full of life," according to a GoFundMe page set up to help his family after his unsolved killing → Read More

Baby Drowned in Toilet After Worker Gave Birth in Bathroom at Meatpacking Plant: Police

Makuya Kambamba, 28, was charged in the death of her newborn after she gave birth in a workplace restroom → Read More

Baby Drowned in Toilet After Worker Gave Birth in Bathroom at Meatpacking Plant: Police

Makuya Kambamba, 28, was charged in the death of her newborn after she gave birth in a workplace restroom → Read More

Lori Vallow's Sister Believes Missing Kids Are Safe — and Idaho Mom Has 'Reasons' for Hiding Them

"She's not a monster, she's not a heartless, cold-calculated murderous type," Lori Vallow's sister says of the mom of 2 missing kids → Read More

Ahmaud Arbery Case: ‘They Pulled Up Everything They Could to Diminish His Character,’ Says Attorney

The effort to blame a murdered black jogger pursued by two white men with guns exposes a racial divide in U.S. justice, says an attorney for the victim's family → Read More

Trial By Media Revisits Jenny Jones Show Murder: Man Killed Guest Who ID'd Him as Same-Sex Crush

The Netflix series Trial by Media re-examines cases that played out not just in court, but in the court of public opinion → Read More

Family of Unarmed Black Jogger Says 2 Georgia Men Chased, Killed Him; DA Will Pursue Grand Jury

Ahmaud Arbery, 25, was fatally shot after being chased by white men who told police they thought he was a burglar → Read More

Pa. Researcher Making 'Very Significant Findings' in Coronavirus Killed in Suspected Murder-Suicide

Bing Liu, 37, was found dead in his home Saturday, the apparent victim of someone he knew who was found dead nearby from a self-inflicted gunshot → Read More

Who Killed Knowledge Sims? Family, Police Plead for Tips in Fatal Shooting of S.C. Boy, 7

The shots that were fired from outside a Columbia home struck a 13-year-old girl inside and fatally injured her younger brother, Knowledge Sims → Read More

Before Kids Vanished, Lori Vallow Asked Husband to Gauge Their 'Dark' and 'Light' Spirits: Report

A document shared between Lori Vallow and the doomsday author she later married appears to score the "dark" and "light" sides of her family members → Read More

'Giving' Utah Mom in Training to Become Nurse Is Killed in Murder-Suicide: 'Great Mother'

Miranda Schachinger, 26, was found dead after a suspected domestic violence incident → Read More

Lori Vallow's Bond to Remain at $1 Million as Mom of 2 Missing Children Stays in Jail

The Idaho woman whose children were last seen in September faces multiple charges in their disappearance → Read More

4-Year-Old Az. Boy Is Shot as Father Shows Gun to Teen Brother: Police

Jose Solis was allegedly showing his teenaged brother the handgun he had recently bought → Read More