Jeff Truesdell, People magazine

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Recent articles by Jeff:

Missouri Mom Inspired to Help Bullying Victims After 13-Year-Old Daughter’s Suicide: ‘I Couldn’t Keep Quiet’

Tina Meier’s daughter Megan hanged herself in 2006 after hurtful attacks posted on MySpace → Read More

Florida Teacher Fleeing Child Porn Arrest Kills Himself: ‘I Will Not Forgive Him’

Corey Perry, 33, died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound in a Tennessee motel → Read More

United Airlines Passenger Dragged from Plane Seeks Flight Records — Signaling Potential Lawsuit

The United Airlines passenger seen in a viral video being violently dragged from his seat on Sunday appears to be laying the groundwork for a lawsuit → Read More

‘Dangerous and Suicidal’ Oregon Man Killed Along with 2 Young Daughters in ‘Horrific Scene’

Officers who answered domestic call pursed man described as “armed, dangerous and suicidal” → Read More

Ransom Bid for Missing California College Student Was a Hoax, Police Say: ‘Definitely No Connection’

Alycia Yeoman, 20, was last spotted in Yuba City on March 30 → Read More

Ex-Illinois College Student Gets 10 Years for Suffocating Baby After Giving Birth in Dorm Bathroom

Lindsay Johnson initially faced charges of murder and concealing a homicide for the March 2016 death of her newborn son → Read More

Ohio Mom Who Killed Adult Daughter and Dumped Her Body in Field Gets 19 Years to Life

Janet Tyburski enlisted the help of her other daughter, an Oberlin College student, to move the body → Read More

Oregon Man Stuffed Father’s Dead Body in Freezer and Spent Social Security Checks, Sentenced to 7 Years

Edward Fitchett’s father Henry, 87, died of natural causes in December 2015, authorities believe → Read More

Police Hunt for Missing California College Student, 20, Who Vanished 5 Days Ago

Authorities, family and friends in a small Northern California town are desperately searching for a missing 20-year-old female college student → Read More

Connecticut Sex Trafficking Ring Allegedly Exploited Young Men with Mental Health Issues

Police say alleged operation may have operated for two decades → Read More

Who Was Serial Killer Donald Harvey, the ‘Angel of Death’ Who Poisoned Dozens of Hospital Patients?

Donald Harvey died after a beating in an Ohio prison, where he was serving several life sentences → Read More

‘Angel of Death’ Serial Killer — Convicted of Dozens of Hospital Poisonings — Killed in Prison Beating

Serial killer Donald Harvey was serving four life sentences for murders in a Cincinnati hospital when he was beaten to death in a Toledo, Ohio, prison → Read More

Tennessee Man with Disability Allegedly Killed by Female Caretaker He Found on Craigslist

The remains of Ellis Vogt, 59, who vanished in July, were found in February → Read More

Tennessee Couple Allegedly Tried to Sell 5-Month-Old Son for $3,000 on Craigslist

A Tennessee couple is in jail after authorities allege they tried to sell their 5-month-old son for $3,000 via Craigslist to an undercover agent → Read More

Former America’s Next Top Model Contestant Brandy Rusher Injured in Texas Shooting

Rusher, who competed on cycle 4 in 2005, reportedly remains in intensive care → Read More

5 Things to Know About the Mysterious Shooting of Popular Florida Law Professor Dan Markel

Family and friends of Florida State University law professor Dan Markel have waited a long time for answers in his 2014 execution-style shooting → Read More

Did a Divorce Fight Over Children Lead to Florida Professor’s Execution-Style Slaying?

Florida State University law professor Dan Markel was executed in his garage, and police say there are connections between his killers and his ex’s family → Read More

Texas Teacher, 27, Accused of Improper Relationship with 17-Year-Old Male Student

A Lockhart, Texas, high school science teacher was arrested Monday on a felony charge of having an improper relationship with a 17-year-old male student → Read More

Texas Man Allegedly Killed Artist Grandmother After Threatening Texts: ‘She Saw Beauty in Everything’

The body of Hazel Billingsley, 67, was found in a shed behind the home she shared with her grandson → Read More

Philadelphia Teen Claims Motel Knew She Was Being Sex Trafficked but Did Nothing

A teen girl in Philadelphia was was the victim of sex trafficking at a motel that knowingly profited from her exploitation, she alleges in a new civil suit → Read More