Monthly Archives: September 2014

Rockford wasn’t a Rock-Solid Alibi

Maria Ridulph isn’t a name you’re familiar with but in 1957, the people of Sycamore, Illinois, would become aware of her name and would remember it for the rest of their lives – which would be considerably longer than Maria’s. Maria’s name would … Continue reading

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Darling Danny Died a Disastrous Death

This one had a surprise ending for me so I figured it might for you. 1990 – USA – Charlotte Campeller dropped off 18-month old Danny to his usual babysitter, Hillary Turner, then she headed to work, unaware she would … Continue reading

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Jealous Jerry Jousted with Justice and Lost

What interested me in this case was that the murderer had been very close to his victim for most of their lives. And he was not a criminal, a deviant, or known to be in any way a problem in … Continue reading

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Horrific Harvey’s Hellish History of Murder

I found this case to be exceptionally chilling because of the killer’s modus operandi and his temperament. While he was interviewed, the killer was emotionless, yet pleasant and matter-of-fact as he detailed his numerous, sordid crimes. He looked and acted like a calm, ordinary … Continue reading

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Wicked Webb Wove a Wily Web of Lies

Originally posted on Deathly Dames Inc.:
Sussex –  New Hampton – Britain – Dana Lynn Webb (née Holmes)  (also spelled Dena Webb) was an attractive blonde who was twice divorced. No matter. She was determined to find love again. Webb looked for…

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Disastrous Dance of Death Between a Distressed Duo

This tale of woe is rather odd since the youtube video about the case, Happily Never After, and newspapers differ in the identifies of the people involved. Oscar Cruz, Ewing’s husband, is also identified as Alexander Vargas. I’ve chosen to … Continue reading

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Deathly Dames Inc….

…an introduction….. my new blog that I’ve added to wordpress – it features only female murderers and deadly duos that include a female partner…..do have a visit and feel free to add comments to the blogs…. http://www.deathlydames.wordpress.com

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