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Fact is scarier than fiction.

Fact is scarier than fiction.

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Fact is scarier than fiction.

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Episodes

Case 182: Freda Burnell & Florence Little

7/31/2021
On February 5 1921, eight-year-old Freda Burnell went missing in the small coal-mining town of Abertillery, Wales. The unusual disappearance reached a tragic conclusion when her bound and beaten body was found dumped inside a sack in an alleyway... --- Narration – Anonymous Host Research & writing – Jessica Forsayeth Creative direction – Milly Raso Production and music – Mike Migas Music – Andrew D.B. Joslyn This episode's sponsors: BetterHelp – Get 10% off your first month of...

Duration:00:59:02

Casefile Break (a message from the team)

7/3/2021
To our faithful listeners, we regret to inform you that Casefile will be taking a short, unexpected break while our beloved host recovers from a medical issue. We should be back to our usual schedule in a few weeks. In the meantime, be sure to check out the latest Casefile Presents podcast series, The Invisible Hand or explore Casefile’s back catalogue and rediscover some of the podcast’s classic episodes. We know our listeners will join us in wishing the host the best as he rests and...

Duration:00:00:59

Casefile Presents: The Invisible Hand

6/30/2021
When the acclaimed Silent Waves podcast was released on our Casefile Presents network in 2019, I knew that the show’s co-creator and producer Georgina Savage must have another story she needed to tell. That’s when Georgina told me about The Invisible Hand, an ambitious and somewhat dangerous pitch for a podcast. The podcast series would involve travel to South Africa and Mozambique, hiring a local fixer to ensure the safety of those involved - to tell a story that goes beyond the...

Duration:00:05:12

Case 181: The Vampire of Nuremberg

6/26/2021
During the early ’70s, cemeteries and mortuaries throughout Germany were targeted by a particularly disturbing grave robber. Not only did he steal the personal belongings of the dead, but he also exhumed, mutilated, molested, and gnawed upon the bodies... --- Narration – Anonymous Host Research & writing – Milly Raso Creative direction – Milly Raso Production and music – Mike Migas This episode's sponsors: ShipStation – Try ShipStation FREE for 60 days with promo code...

Duration:00:38:54

Case 180: Bill Payne & Billie-Jean Hayworth

6/19/2021
“This is going to be the stupidest thing you’ve ever heard. This is going to be the craziest thing you’ve ever heard. There is nothing in your lives or background that has prepared you to understand the Potter family. You have never seen anybody like them.” --- Narration – Anonymous Host Research & writing – Eileen Ormsby Creative direction – Milly Raso Production and music – Mike Migas Music – Andrew D.B. Joslyn This episode's sponsors: Casefile Presents – Find your new...

Duration:01:34:57

Case 179: Christie Marceau

6/12/2021
On the morning of September 6 2011, Auckland teenager Christie Marceau was woken by a troubling phone call. On the other line was an acquaintance... --- Narration – Anonymous Host Research & writing – Erin Munro Creative direction – Milly Raso Production and music – Mike Migas Music – Andrew D.B. Joslyn This episode's sponsors: BetterHelp – Get 10% off your first month of professional counselling with a licensed therapist DoorDash – Get 25% off and FREE delivery for your first...

Duration:01:19:48

Case 178: The Woman Without a Face

6/5/2021
Between 1993 and 2009, over 40 crime scenes across Germany, Austria, and France were linked by DNA from one offender. It belonged to a woman of eastern European descent... --- Narration – Anonymous Host Research – Holly Boyd Writing – Jessica Forsayeth Creative direction – Milly Raso Production and music – Mike Migas Music – Andrew D.B. Joslyn This episode's sponsors: Casefile Presents – Find your new favourite podcast Noom – The last weight loss program you’ll need. Start...

Duration:01:08:22

Case 177: 657 Boulevard

5/29/2021
657 Boulevard in the affluent neighborhood of Westfield, New Jersey immediately caught the attention of Derek and Maria Broaddus. The striking six bedroom, four bathroom Dutch Colonial style home was the perfect place to raise their family – or so they thought... --- Narration – Anonymous Host Research & writing – Jessica Forsayeth Creative direction – Milly Raso Production and music – Mike Migas This episode's sponsors: ShipStation – Try ShipStation FREE for 60 days with promo...

Duration:00:37:09

Case 176: Yingying Zhang

5/22/2021
On June 9 2017, Yingying Zhang vanished on her way to an appointment in Urbana, Illinois. The Chinese visiting scholar missed her bus and after she failed to return to work that day, her colleagues quickly raised the alarm... --- Narration – Anonymous Host Research & writing – Erin Munro Creative direction – Milly Raso Production and music – Mike Migas Music – Andrew D.B. Joslyn This episode's sponsors: DoorDash – Get 25% off and FREE delivery for your first order of $15 or...

Duration:01:18:11

Case 175: Gail & Rick Brink

5/15/2021
When newlyweds Gail and Rick Brink failed to show up to their respective jobs on the morning of November 23 1987, the alarm was immediately raised... --- Narration – Anonymous Host Research & writing – Erin Munro Creative direction – Milly Raso Production and music – Mike Migas Music – Andrew D.B. Joslyn This episode's sponsors: Pseudocide – New Spotify exclusive podcast from Casefile Presents Allbirds – Discover your perfect pair of sneakers ShipStation – Try ShipStation...

Duration:01:22:17

Case 174: Vicki Arnold and Julie-Anne Leahy

5/8/2021
One cold winter night in 1991, best friends Vicki Arnold and Julie-Anne Leahy vanished from their town of Atherton, Queensland. The two women had left for a late-night fishing trip but never came home... --- Narration – Anonymous Host Research & writing – Erin Munro Creative direction – Milly Raso Production and music – Mike Migas Music – Andrew D.B. Joslyn With special thanks to Vanessa Stewart and Robert Reid This episode's sponsors: Noom – The last weight loss program...

Duration:01:58:03

Case 173: Rocio Wanninkhof & Sonia Carabantes

4/24/2021
When 19-year-old Rocio Wanninkhof failed to return home after a night out with friends, her mother Alicia was immediately worried. The family lived in the small town of La Cala de Mijas, Spain – a safe area where teenagers felt secure going out alone... --- Narration – Anonymous Host Research & writing – Victoria Dieffenbacher Editing – Erin Munro Additional writing & editing – Milly Raso Creative direction – Milly Raso Production and music – Mike Migas Music – Andrew D.B....

Duration:01:43:39

Case 172: Michael Gregsten & Valerie Storie

4/17/2021
In August 1961, a couple by the name of Michael Gregsten and Valerie Storie were sitting in their Morris Minor car in Dorney Reach, UK, when an intruder forced his way into the back seat brandishing a gun and took them for a drive all over the English countryside... --- Narration – Anonymous Host Research & writing – Jessica Forsayeth Creative direction – Milly Raso Production and music – Mike Migas Music – Andrew D.B. Joslyn This episode's sponsors: Pseudocide – New Spotify...

Duration:01:37:51

Case 171: The Gladbeck Hostage Crisis

4/10/2021
On August 19 1988, two armed offenders entered a branch of the Deutsche Bank in Gladbeck, West Germany with the intention of holding it up... --- Narration – Anonymous Host Research – Milly Raso and Erin Munro Writing – Erin Munro Special thanks to Stef for her assistance in the creation of this episode Creative direction – Milly Raso Production and music – Mike Migas Music – Andrew D.B. Joslyn This episode's sponsors: SimpliSafe – Protect your home and your family today....

Duration:01:26:51

Casefile Presents: Pseudocide

4/7/2021
Ever imagined what it would be like to fake your own death and start all over again? You wouldn't be the first. There's a name for it: Pseudocide. Pseudocide is also the name of a new Spotify exclusive from Casefile Presents. In this series, nothing is quite as it seems. Shadowy Russian operatives threaten the life of a dissident, a blood-soaked car is found abandoned at curbside, and a bomb explodes in a quiet Sydney suburb. Prankster clashes with a conspiracy theorist, Alex Jones, a...

Duration:00:03:16

Case 170: The Caffey Family

3/27/2021
On February 29 2008, intruders stormed the Caffey family home in Texas, attacking those sleeping within. After setting the house on fire, the intruders fled, unaware that one family member was still alive... --- Narration – Anonymous Host Research and writing – Jessica Forsayeth Creative direction – Milly Raso Production and music – Mike Migas Music – Andrew D.B. Joslyn This episode's sponsors: SimpliSafe – Protect your home and your family today. Free security camera, free...

Duration:01:10:00

Case 169: Corinna Mullen

3/20/2021
On October 2 1987, a council employee in Central City, Kentucky reported finding an abandoned, blood-smeared Pontiac outside his workplace. When Lieutenant Billy Fields arrived at the scene, he found the bloody and beaten body of 20-year-old Corinna Mullen in the boot... --- Narration – Anonymous Host Research – Holly Boyd Writing – Erin Munro Creative direction – Milly Raso Production and music – Mike Migas Music – Andrew D.B. Joslyn This episode's sponsors: Noom – The last...

Duration:01:04:07

Case 168: Guðmundur and Geirfinnur Einarsson

3/13/2021
In January 1974, 18-year-old Guðmundur Einarsson went missing from Hafnarfjordur, Iceland following a night out with friends. He walked off into a wild snowstorm and was never seen again... --- Narration – Anonymous Host Research and writing – Jessica Forsayeth Creative direction – Milly Raso Production and music – Mike Migas Music – Andrew D.B. Joslyn This episode's sponsors: Ritual – Get 10% off your first 3 months of multivitamins SimpliSafe – Protect your home and your...

Duration:01:36:50

Case 167: Jai, Tyler & Bailey Farquharson

3/6/2021
In Australia, Father’s Day falls on the first Sunday of September and is typically a time for families to gather together and celebrate. But on Father’s Day in 2005, the small Victorian town of Winchelsea was rocked by the news that a local man named Robert Farquharson had driven his three young sons – Jai, Tyler and Bailey – into a dam... --- Narration – Anonymous Host Research and writing – Erin Munro and Milly Raso Creative direction – Milly Raso Production and music – Mike...

Duration:01:36:17

Casefile 48 Hour Challenge (Charity Fundraiser)

3/5/2021
Hello Casefile listeners! Anonymous host here. I’m making a special appearance to tell you about a very special challenge I’ll be participating in this weekend. The 4x4x48 challenge by David Goggins. I’ll be raising money for Missing Persons Advocacy Network (MPAN) - a charity that humanises missing people and supports loved ones left behind. Click the link below to read the full story about the challenge and why I’m doing this - and to make a donation to MPAN. I’ll be posting updates after...

Duration:00:02:53