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14 years ago, Rebekah Gould was brutally murdered in a small town in Arkansas. Now Catherine Townsend has moved back to the Ozarks with one mission: to bring her killer to justice. Hell And Gone is a present-tense true crime podcast that plunges viewers into a cold-case investigation of the 2004 Arkansas murder of Rebekah Gould. Catherine Townsend, writer and investigator, moves to Mountain View, Arkansas to investigate who killed 22-year old Rebekah Gould 14 years ago. Unlike other cold case podcasts, her killer has never been brought to justice, and may still live in the small town. Each week, the listener is invited to join the investigative team as they track down suspects, embed themselves in the town, and try to finally bring Rebekah’s killer to justice.

14 years ago, Rebekah Gould was brutally murdered in a small town in Arkansas. Now Catherine Townsend has moved back to the Ozarks with one mission: to bring her killer to justice. Hell And Gone is a present-tense true crime podcast that plunges viewers into a cold-case investigation of the 2004 Arkansas murder of Rebekah Gould. Catherine Townsend, writer and investigator, moves to Mountain View, Arkansas to investigate who killed 22-year old Rebekah Gould 14 years ago. Unlike other cold case podcasts, her killer has never been brought to justice, and may still live in the small town. Each week, the listener is invited to join the investigative team as they track down suspects, embed themselves in the town, and try to finally bring Rebekah’s killer to justice.
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14 years ago, Rebekah Gould was brutally murdered in a small town in Arkansas. Now Catherine Townsend has moved back to the Ozarks with one mission: to bring her killer to justice. Hell And Gone is a present-tense true crime podcast that plunges viewers into a cold-case investigation of the 2004 Arkansas murder of Rebekah Gould. Catherine Townsend, writer and investigator, moves to Mountain View, Arkansas to investigate who killed 22-year old Rebekah Gould 14 years ago. Unlike other cold case podcasts, her killer has never been brought to justice, and may still live in the small town. Each week, the listener is invited to join the investigative team as they track down suspects, embed themselves in the town, and try to finally bring Rebekah’s killer to justice.

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Episodes

S2E5: From the Party to the Parking Lot

8/21/2019
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Catherine considers whether or not Janie even died at the party. She also talks with a forensic psychologist, who investigated Janie's death and also concluded it was a homicide. Then, the team heads back to Mountain View for an update on season one. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

Duration:00:36:22

Introducing: Somebody Somewhere

8/16/2019
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In 2016, a double homicide in a homeless encampment known as “The Jungle” would leave the City of Seattle reeling. Three homeless teenage brothers would be arrested and charged with the crimes. In Season 2 of this critically acclaimed series, former prosecutor David Payne and former CNN producer Jody Gottlieb team up to follow the trial of the brothers and to reinvestigate the evidence in this still unresolved case. Are these teens the real killers? Only the Jungle knows. Learn more about...

Duration:00:03:16

S2E4: Arkancide

8/14/2019
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Catherine dives into the most talked about theory of all in the Janie Ward case: that someone killed Janie at the party with a baseball bat. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

Duration:00:40:11

S2E3: Botched

8/7/2019
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Catherine dives into Janie's autopsy report and takes a look at the controversies surrounding the Arkansas State Crime Lab. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

Duration:00:37:44

S2E2: The Cabin in the Woods

7/31/2019
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Catherine reconstructs the day leading up to the party using the Arkansas State Police case file on Janie's case but ends up with more questions than answers. The team also meets with an Arkansas legislator to see how to get Rebekah's Law passed. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

Duration:00:41:42

S2E1: The Waiting Game

7/24/2019
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Catherine returns to Arkansas to investigate the death of Janie Ward. Janie died mysteriously in 1989 at a party at a cabin on the backroads of Marshall, Arkansas. Catherine meets journalist Mike Masterson, who has written over 200 articles about Janie, along with Janie's mom, Mona, and her sister, Krystal. The Ward family gives Catherine a box of materials that Janie's late father Ron collected over the thirty years since her death. Catherine also gives an update on the Rebekah Gould...

Duration:00:42:16

Hell and Gone Season 2 Trailer

7/17/2019
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Season Two of Hell And Gone, hosted by writer and private investigator Catherine Townsend, launches July 24. After tracking down new leads in the murder of Rebekah Gould in season one, season two focuses on the 1989 death of 16-year-old Janie Ward in Marshall, Arkansas. Janie died mysteriously at a party at a cabin in the woods, and in the 30 years since her death, no one has been able to determine what or who killed her. Learn more about your ad-choices at...

Duration:00:02:17

Introducing Monster: The Zodiac Killer

12/20/2018
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From the team who brought you Atlanta Monster comes a new season and a new monster. Season 2 tackles the riveting story of one of the most infamous serial killers in history - the Zodiac Killer. In the late 1960s, a mysterious, faceless fugitive attacked and killed five people in San Francisco. As the murderer went about his gruesome work, he regularly mocked the police and the public by sending letters containing confusing cryptograms to the Bay Area newspapers. Throughout the exhaustive...

Duration:00:01:51

Introducing Broken Harts

12/15/2018
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On March 26, 2018, the Hart family’s SUV was found at the bottom of a cliff in Mendocino, CA. Join Glamour's Elisabeth Egan and Justine Harman as they investigate the real story behind the Hart family’s picture-perfect exterior. Now available on Apple Podcasts, the iHeartRadio app, and wherever else you get your podcasts. Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit...

Duration:00:04:00

S1E8: We're Not Stopping

12/12/2018
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Catherine's efforts start to pay off in small but significant ways as local investigators begin taking another look at the facts of the case. Catherine meets with Holly Meyer, lead prosecutor, and speaks with journalist, George Jared, who relays some interesting information. For more on the case, visit hellandgonepodcast.com. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

Duration:00:36:25

S1E7: Two Sides to Every Suspect

12/5/2018
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Catherine hears from some of Casey's closest friends and coworkers at the time of the murder in an effort to compare stories and and see if his timeline, the most important part of this alibi, really does check out. Outreach from an unexpected source provides startling information that could change everything. For more on the case, visit hellandgonepodcast.com. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

Duration:00:41:14

Case Update

11/29/2018
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We are currently looking into new information we've just received. We will be back next week with a new episode. Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit https://www.howstuffworks.com/privacy.htm#ad-choices

Duration:00:00:45

S1E6: No Comment

11/21/2018
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Even though he was cleared as a suspect, Catherine turns her attention to Casey, Rebekah's boyfriend at the time of her murder. She surveys some of the people closest to Rebekah to get a better idea of the nature of their relationship including Rebekah's sister, Danielle, her father, Larry Gould, and friends and associates of Casey's as well. For more on the case, visit hellandgonepodcast.com Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

Duration:00:48:20

S1E5: A Death Pact

11/15/2018
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Catherine turns to local radio and social media to spread the word about Rebekah's murder - and the tips start to come in. She also investigates an anonymous letter sent to Rebekah's father, Larry Gould, containing details about her possible killer(s). Catherine has a handwriting analyst, Diane Peterson, put together a profile of the person who wrote it and local journalist AK Barnes shares her theories on the murder. For more on the case, visit hellandgonepodcast.com Learn more about your...

Duration:00:47:01

S1E4: People Seem to Die Around Her

11/7/2018
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Catherine starts to check suspects off her list and turns her focus to a mysterious woman who may have been involved, as well as a possible motive, She speaks with Rebekah's mother, Shirley, Jame Gorniak, a forensic entomologist, and a convicted double-murderer, Brian Bangs, For more on the case, visit hellandgonepodcast.com Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

Duration:00:46:07

S1E3: You Could Get a Good Swing

10/31/2018
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Catherine and team dig into the nature of the murder weapon, the autopsy report and state of the body to get a clear picture of the injuries that killed Rebekah. They meet with journalist George Jared, Neurologist Adam Webb, and Conservationist Keith Bildstein as the hunt continues for Chris. For more on the case, visit hellandgonepodcast.com Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

Duration:00:46:57

S1E2: Dead in the Water

10/24/2018
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Catherine and her team use old-fashioned detective work to uncover more details about the murder and to track down possible suspects. They meet with Rusty, owner and publisher of the local newspaper, and attempt to find Jesse, JB and Chris. For more on the case, visit hellandgonepodcast.com Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

Duration:00:41:57

S1E1: 14 Years Gone

10/17/2018
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Catherine and her team arrive in the Arkansas Ozarks and retrace Rebekah’s steps on the last day she was seen alive. They meet Rebekah’s sister Danielle, her father Larry, and local journalist George Jared. For more on the case, visit hellandgonepodcast.com Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

Duration:00:48:20

Hell and Gone Trailer

10/10/2018
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Hell And Gone is a new podcast launching October 17 that follows writer and private investigator Catherine Townsend as she moves back to the Arkansas Ozarks to solve the 2004 murder of 22-year-old college student Rebekah Gould. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

Duration:00:02:06