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an Investigative True Crime podcast descending into the heart of darkness to bring cold cases Out of the Shadows. Featuring real interviews and experts, providing an in-depth look into each case. Hosted by Shane Waters.

an Investigative True Crime podcast descending into the heart of darkness to bring cold cases Out of the Shadows. Featuring real interviews and experts, providing an in-depth look into each case. Hosted by Shane Waters.
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Marion, IN

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an Investigative True Crime podcast descending into the heart of darkness to bring cold cases Out of the Shadows. Featuring real interviews and experts, providing an in-depth look into each case. Hosted by Shane Waters.

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English

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7657481424


Episodes

Sister Cathy Cesnik, Part 12: Teachers and Friends

12/11/2018
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This week’s guest has a unique insight into both Cathy and Russell’s personalities. They were her teachers, and later her friends. Join Gemma Hoskins and Shane Waters as they continue the conversation that Netflix's Docu-Series "The Keepers" shared with the world in 2017. Although Gemma and many people you hear from were featured in the Docu-Series; This production is not affiliated with Netflix. Join us for discussion on our facebook group 'Out of the Shadows Discussion Group' - you can...

Duration:00:57:48

Sister Cathy Cesnik, Part 11: Good Joe, Bad Joe

12/4/2018
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Dr. Lee Richmond was a professor of Education at Loyola University Maryland in the area of school counseling. She is a licensed psychologist in the state of Maryland and is well known for her knowledge in counseling. Dr. Richmond is also uniquely qualified to tell us about her friendship with a previous post-master student of hers at Loyola - someone we know as Father Joseph Maskell. Join Gemma Hoskins and Shane Waters as they continue the conversation that Netflix's Docu-Series "The...

Duration:01:04:43

Bonus Episode : Assassinations - One Death Can Change The World

11/28/2018
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While you are waiting for our next episode, we wanted to introduce you to a new podcast from the Parcast Network! The show is called Assassinations and they take a deep dive into the life of some of the world's most infamous assassins to discover what motivated them to take such drastic measures. This episode is on the JFK Assassination. If you enjoy it, search for Assassinations where ever you listen to podcasts and listen to part 2 now! Don’t forget to rate, review, and subscribe! Tell...

Duration:00:55:04

Sister Cathy Cesnik, Part 10 : If only they had listened

11/27/2018
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Please be advised this episode contains content and language that is graphic in nature, listener discretion is strongly advised. Where were you at in life at the age of 13? Personally, I remember being in 8th grade using my free time to binge read Harry Potter books. Charles Franz had a much different experience… For more than 5 years Charles fell victim to a predator - someone he knew as Father Joseph Maskell. You have heard from female survivors so far in this series, but Maskell’s reign...

Duration:00:53:58

Sister Cathy Cesnik, Part 9.5 : Q&A

11/20/2018
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This special episode consists of Gemma and Shane answering questions many listeners have sent in about this case. We have several very eye-opening interviews coming up so stay tuned! Patreon Support : Patreon.com/theshadowspod

Duration:00:32:22

Sister Cathy Cesnik, Part 9 : Shady Business

11/13/2018
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Podcaster Brooke Gittings joins us to discuss her knowledge of the assistant state's attorney Sharon May. This is an episode you do not want to miss! Join Gemma Hoskins and Shane Waters as they continue the conversation that Netflix's Docu-Series "The Keepers" shared with the world in 2017. Although Gemma and many people you hear from were featured in the Docu-Series; This production is not affiliated with Netflix. Join us for discussion on our facebook group 'Out of the Shadows Discussion...

Duration:00:50:19

Sister Cathy Cesnik, Part 8 : Coincidence

11/6/2018
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Sharon’s uncle Billy happens to live in the apartment complex, granting him access to always being able to know when Cathy enters and leaves. He could easily be seen as someone who wouldn’t bring attention to himself for lingering around the place while waiting for Cathy to return home from shopping. And conveniently her car is later dropped just around the corner to his patio door. Sharon joins us again to talk more about her Uncle Billy - I will leave it up to you to decide what is more...

Duration:00:52:38

Sister Cathy Cesnik, Part 7 : Jane Roe

10/30/2018
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Although several victims of Father Maskell came forward in the 90s, Sharon May at the prosecuting office refused to go forward with charges. Many questions arose as to why​ in 'The Keepers' Sharon May suggested she just didn’t think she had enough to convict him of charges… more on this later. When criminal charges were going nowhere, two women, who choose to keep their identity secret, came forward to sue in civil court: Jane Doe and Jane Roe. Join Gemma Hoskins and Shane Waters as they...

Duration:01:19:37

Special Episode : Shadows Halloween 2018

10/29/2018
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This is a short special episode for Halloween 2018. Shane shares a story about a haunted forest in Peru, Indiana.

Duration:00:07:26

Sister Cathy Cesnik, Part 6 : The Connection

10/23/2018
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Today you are going to hear from a very brave survivor who wasn’t featured in The Keepers. Michele Stanton can link Edgar Davison with Officer James Scannell, a very important connection. We know already of Father Maskell’s strong ties to the police department, its starting to get harder to doubt the involvement of this monster whom seems to have always been lurking in the shadows. Join Gemma Hoskins and Shane Waters as they continue the conversation that Netflix's Docu-Series "The Keepers"...

Duration:01:18:16

Sister Cathy Cesnik, Part 5 : "If I told I will die"

10/16/2018
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This episode may not be appropriate for all listeners. Details about sexual abuse will be discussed - listener discretion is advised. Now a Nurse Practitioner, Donna Vondenbosch was ritually abused by Father Joseph Maskell. After years of abuse, Maskell also left Donna with a hypnotic suggestion that if she ever told anyone about her experience she would then have to commit suicide. This is Donna’s story. Join Gemma Hoskins and Shane Waters as they continue the conversation that Netflix's...

Duration:01:09:05

Sister Cathy Cesnik, Part 4 : Bob Erlandson, Doe/Roe Investigative Reporter

10/9/2018
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Investigative Reporter Bob Erlandson sits down with Gemma and Shane to discuss all aspects of Sister Cathy's murder, cover up of abuse, as well as the ongoing events surrounding sexual abuse in Baltimore. Join Gemma Hoskins and Shane Waters as they continue the conversation that Netflix's Docu-Series "The Keepers" shared with the world in 2017. Although Gemma and many people you hear from were featured in the Docu-Series; This production is not affiliated with Netflix. Join us for discussion...

Duration:01:51:05

Sister Cathy Cesnik, Part 3 : Cindy Lovell's Journey from Victim to Survivor

10/2/2018
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Survivor Cindy Lovell suffered for a year and a half of ritual rape and abuse by Father Joseph Maskell while attending Archbishop Keough High School. She had no control, no choice, and those whom she told and asked for help did not believe her. When 'The Keepers' was being filmed she was not quite ready to share her horrific story with the world - but now she is. Join Gemma Hoskins and Shane Waters as they continue the conversation that Netflix's Docu-Series "The Keepers" shared with the...

Duration:01:48:12

Sister Cathy Cesnik, Part 2 : Sharon Schmidt's Family Reflections

9/24/2018
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Gemma Hoskins and Shane Waters sit down with Sharon Schmidt to discuss her family, including her uncle that lived across from Sister Cathy at the time of her murder. Sharon also discusses another bizarre unsolved murder that happened in her family only a couple years after Sister Cathy's murder. Two unsolved murders happening around the same man, is it a coincidence? Join Gemma Hoskins and Shane Waters in this new podcast series about the unsolved murder of Sister Cathy Cesnik, featured on...

Duration:00:46:49

Sister Cathy Cesnik, Part 1 : In The Beginning

9/16/2018
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Join Gemma Hoskins and Shane Waters in this new podcast series about the unsolved murder of Sister Cathy Cesnik, featured on Netflix's Docs-Series 'The Keepers'. On this episode you are introduced to the series and hear the very first conversation Shane and Gemma shared about the docu-series, murder, and abuse from the beginning of 2017. Join us for discussion on our facebook group 'Out of the Shadows Discussion Group' - you can submit questions or topics you'd like us to explore by joining...

Duration:00:58:50

Redhead Murders, Part 9 : The End of the Road

9/7/2018
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Join Shane and Gemma as they discuss the final victim of the Redhead Murders, Summarize what we know so far, and end the series with a very promising update and lead! Visit us at Shadowspod.com to learn more about this case. You can find an interactive map of these murders at Shadowspod.com/red. To support our show please visit our Patreon by searching for Out of the Shadows.

Duration:01:01:43

Redhead Murders, Part 8: Where it All Started

7/18/2018
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Shane discusses the very first victim thought to be linked to the Redhead Murders found in Wetzel County, West Virginia. Also in on the discussion is grass roots amateur investigator featured on Netflix's Docu-Series 'The Keepers' - Gemma Hoskins, along with Kayla Vandeventer who was a student in Teacher Alex's high school sociology class featured previously in the series. Could a trucker navigate the winding road this Jane Doe was found off of? Could this victim be related although she was...

Duration:00:30:05

Bonus Episode: My Family's Tragedy

6/17/2018
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Today is Father's day, so I wanted to share with you a special story about a tragedy that happened in my own family. On November 14, 1979, my dad was hit by a drunk driver - after 42 days in a coma he defied the doctors and woke up. My dad, and my family, were never the same again - but the question remains on if some things happen for a reason. If my dad was never in this horrific accident, I never would have been born.

Duration:00:40:13

Redhead Murders, Part 7: The Killer's Drive

5/29/2018
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Join Shane as he drives the same route the Bible Belt Strangler took after he picked up the Redheaded Jane Doe from King's Truck Stop In Barbourville, Kentucky. You will also hear about the stories of two other redheaded women who were almost kidnapped around the same place and time as our murder victim. Are they related or is it a coincidence? With numerous female victims, this series of murders remains an unsolved murder mystery. Join host and investigative podcaster, Shane Waters,...

Duration:00:36:30

Redhead Murders, Part 6: The Press Conference

5/19/2018
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Shane travels again to Elizabethton, Tennessee, to join the high school sociology class at a press conference to tell the world about the Redhead Murders and the Bible Belt Strangler. With numerous female victims, this series of murders remains an unsolved murder mystery. Join host and investigative podcaster, Shane Waters, alongside Netflix's Docu-Series 'The Keepers' grassroots investigator Gemma Hoskins as they explore this forgotten serial killer case. Check out our website to learn more...

Duration:00:38:23