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Christine Pelisek


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Recent articles by Christine:

New Jersey Man Accused of Using an Ax to Kill His Grandfather: 'God Told Me to Do It'

Jason Vicari, 21, was taken into custody on charges of murder, burglary, and weapon possession in connection with the death of his 81-year-old grandfather, Ronald → Read More

Victim of 'Killer Clown' John Wayne Gacy ID'd 4 Decades After Death by DNA from Tooth

Francis Wayne Alexander was found in John Wayne Gacy’s infamous crawl space on Dec. 26, 1978 → Read More

Could Alec Baldwin Be Charged Over Rust Shooting? Legal Expert Weighs In

Alec Baldwin fired a prop gun killing cinematographer Halyna Hutchins—could he face charges? → Read More

How a Slain Teen Known as 'Horseshoe Harriet' Was ID'd Decades After Her Murder by a Serial Killer

Robin Pelkey's remains were found in April 1984 by Horseshoe Lake, near Anchorage, Alaska → Read More

United Exec Jake Cefolia, Recently Found Dead in Woods, Was Under Criminal Investigation When He Vanished

PEOPLE covered the mysterious disappearance of Jack Cefolia last February → Read More

Brian Laundrie's Parents 'Have No Inkling' What Might Be in Notebook Found Near Remains: Lawyer

"I am sure everybody is waiting to find out what if anything is contained in the notebook," Steven Bertolino tells PEOPLE → Read More

Robert Durst Charged with Murder of First Wife, Who Disappeared in 1982

Authorities in New York have charged convicted murderer Robert Durst with the killing of his first wife, Kathie, according to multiple reports. The New York Times, the Associated Press and News 12 Hudson Valley report that the Westchester County District Attorney filed the charge weeks after Durst, 78, was convicted in California for the 2000 execution-style murder of his best friend, writer… → Read More

Family of Murdered Federal Prosecutor Hopes New $2.5 Million Reward, Investigation Catch Killer

Tom Wales, 49, was fatally shot inside his Seattle home on Oct. 11, 2001 → Read More

Human Remains Found in Search for Brian Laundrie, Along with His Backpack, Notebook

Authorities searching a Florida park for Brian Laundrie have discovered human remains, along with a backback and notebook belonging to the 23-year-old fugitive, PEOPLE confirms. Michael McPherson of the FBI Tampa announced the news during a Wednesday press conference. Prior to the discovery of the remains, the Sarasota County medical examiner's office and a cadaver dog were sent to Myakkahatchee… → Read More

Medical Examiner, Cadaver Dog Sent to Fla. Park After 'Some Articles' of Brian Laundrie's Are Found

Brian Laundrie has not been seen since Sept. 13 and is considered a fugitive → Read More

Weeks After Young Ariz. Mom's Body Was Found, Her Boyfriend and His Brother Are Indicted

The body of Destiny Munoz was found in a large plastic tote container → Read More

Jelani Day's Mother, Fraternity Want Feds to Take Over Case, Say Local Police Have Shown 'Inability'

Jelani Day, a 25-year-old graduate student at Illinois State University, disappeared on Aug. 24 → Read More

NASA Employee Who Allegedly Used Racial Slur Against Mixed-Race Neighbor Is Convicted of Murder

A Virginia jury convicted Michael Hetle, 52, of first-degree murder in the death of his 24-year-old neighbor, Javon Prather → Read More

Family of Susan Berman Pleads with Robert Durst to Tell First Wife's Family Where Body Is

Robert Durst, 78, was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole on Thursday → Read More

Robert Durst Sentenced to Life in Prison for Murdering Susan Berman To Cover Up Wife's Disappearance

In September, Robert Durst was convicted of the execution-style killing of Susan Berman, who was found dead inside her Beverly Hills home in 2000 → Read More

Family of Georgia Honors Student Found Murdered in Park Wants Answers: 'Friends Aren't Talking'

Tori Lang, 18, was found dead in Yellow River Park in Stone Mountain, Ga., on July 28 → Read More

Roundtable Discussion on Gabby Petito's Death Spotlights Media's Coverage of Missing Persons Cases

Gabby Petito, 22, vanished while on a cross country road trip with her fiancé, Brian Laundrie → Read More

Justice Department Now Offering $2.5 Million for Help Solving 2001 Murder of Federal Prosecutor in Seattle

Thomas Wales, 49, was fatally shot inside his Queen Anne home on the evening of Oct. 11, 2001 → Read More

Man Accused of Multi-Parish Shooting Spree in Louisiana That Left His Half-Sister and State Trooper Dead

Matthew Mire, 31, was taken into custody Saturday evening after a daylong manhunt → Read More

N.M. Man on Probation Accused of Murder After Police Use GPS on His Ankle Monitor to Find Missing Wife's Body

Armando Zamora, 35, has been charged with beating his wife to death with an ax → Read More