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Season 2: Murders at Whiskey Creek - We follow world champion surfer Jack Roland Murphy as he pulls off the biggest jewel heist in American history. Things turn deadly as he is implicated in two murders afterwards. Interviews with him and his accomplices expose even more murders, and an even darker story. Season 1: DB Tuber - News of the crime spread across the internet like wildfire. The story of a football hero turned bank robber shocked the sleepy town where the heist occurred, and became a worldwide sensation. People were aghast as the disgraced athlete told his incredible story. There was only one problem. It wasn’t the whole story. Not by a long shot. From USA Today & Wondery comes The Sneak. A show that digs into spectacular true crime stories from the world of sports. New episodes every Tuesday.

Season 2: Murders at Whiskey Creek - We follow world champion surfer Jack Roland Murphy as he pulls off the biggest jewel heist in American history. Things turn deadly as he is implicated in two murders afterwards. Interviews with him and his accomplices expose even more murders, and an even darker story. Season 1: DB Tuber - News of the crime spread across the internet like wildfire. The story of a football hero turned bank robber shocked the sleepy town where the heist occurred, and became a worldwide sensation. People were aghast as the disgraced athlete told his incredible story. There was only one problem. It wasn’t the whole story. Not by a long shot. From USA Today & Wondery comes The Sneak. A show that digs into spectacular true crime stories from the world of sports. New episodes every Tuesday.

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United States

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Season 2: Murders at Whiskey Creek - We follow world champion surfer Jack Roland Murphy as he pulls off the biggest jewel heist in American history. Things turn deadly as he is implicated in two murders afterwards. Interviews with him and his accomplices expose even more murders, and an even darker story. Season 1: DB Tuber - News of the crime spread across the internet like wildfire. The story of a football hero turned bank robber shocked the sleepy town where the heist occurred, and became a worldwide sensation. People were aghast as the disgraced athlete told his incredible story. There was only one problem. It wasn’t the whole story. Not by a long shot. From USA Today & Wondery comes The Sneak. A show that digs into spectacular true crime stories from the world of sports. New episodes every Tuesday.

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Language:

English

Contact:

202 754 0689


Episodes

Introducing: The Apology Line

1/19/2021
If you could call a number and say you’re sorry, and no one would know…what would you apologize for? For fifteen years, you could call a number in Manhattan and do just that. This is the story of the line, and the man at the other end who became consumed by his own creation. He was known as “Mr. Apology.” As thousands of callers flooded the line, confessing to everything from shoplifting to infidelity, drug dealing to murder, Mr. Apology realized he couldn’t just listen. He had to do...

Duration:00:06:38

BONUS: Epilogue

10/7/2020
Exclusive interviews update you on the latest news about Jack Roland Murphy, and the truth of his life.

Duration:00:16:07

Reckoning | 9

9/16/2020
We finally track down the family members of one of the Whiskey Creek murder victims, who agree to speak on the record for the first time in 52 years. And, we confront Jack Murphy in one final, explosive interview. Listen ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. Available in the Wondery App. https://wondery.app.link/thesneak

Duration:00:39:50

Rusty and Cataño | 8

9/9/2020
Jack Murphy offers his explanation for how his story about Whiskey Creek changed ... but things aren’t adding up. Listen ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. Available in the Wondery App. https://wondery.app.link/thesneak

Duration:00:32:37

A Man of God | 7

9/2/2020
Despite a double life sentence plus twenty years, Jack Murphy convinces the state parole board that he has changed his life and found God. Now out, we speak to several of his friends to ask the question: Is it real, or just his latest con? Listen ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. Available in the Wondery App. https://wondery.app.link/thesneak

Duration:00:31:42

The Trial | 6

8/26/2020
More headlines as Murf the Surf is tried for murder, and tries to escape punishment by reason of insanity. We also get to know Salvatore “Sonny” Grech, the state’s star witness who made a run for it when it came time to testify. Listen ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. Available in the Wondery App. https://wondery.app.link/thesneak

Duration:00:28:48

The Murders at Whiskey Creek | 5

8/19/2020
Murf the Surf offers his explanation for what happened at Whiskey Creek, where two young women were found bludgeoned, shot, and stabbed. And the last man they were seen with was Jack Murphy. Listen ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. Available in the Wondery App. https://wondery.app.link/thesneak

Duration:00:27:46

A Visit to Crystal River | 4

8/12/2020
We visit Jack Murphy now, and get to know the man who is somehow out of prison, and preaching the gospel of his lord and savior, Jesus Christ. But a few actions suggest Murphy may not be quite the saved man he proclaims to be. Listen ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. Available in the Wondery App. https://wondery.app.link/thesneak

Duration:00:28:41

The Hunt | 3

8/5/2020
After the heist, a wild manhunt ensues, led by a renegade public prosecutor from New York City. After their capture, Murphy and Kuhn quickly become two of the most famous criminals in America. Listen ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. Available in the Wondery App. https://wondery.app.link/thesneak

Duration:00:25:24

Heist | 2

7/29/2020
Murphy and an accomplice, Alan Kuhn, head to New York City, where they decide to pull off what was at that time the largest jewel heist in American history — robbing the JP Morgan gem collection from the Museum of Natural History. Listen ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. Available in the Wondery App. https://wondery.app.link/thesneak

Duration:00:21:38

Crossing the Line | 1

7/29/2020
Jack Murphy, a childhood violin prodigy who played in symphony orchestras and earned a full scholarship for tennis to the University of Pittsburgh, drops out and heads to Florida. There, he quickly rises to the upper echelons of the booming sport of surfing, and earns his nickname – Murf the Surf. After a failed marriage, however, his mood turned south, and he made a decision to enter into a life of crime. Listen ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and...

Duration:00:20:59

Sneak Peek: First 5 minutes of Season 2

7/21/2020
Season 2, The Sneak: Murders at Whiskey Creek will premiere on July 29. You can hear the first 5 minutes of Episode 1 right now as a special Sneak Peek. You can listen to the entire season now with Wondery+ : http://wondery.fm/TheSneak-Plus

Duration:00:05:22

The Sneak Returns for Season 2: Murders at Whiskey Creek on July 29

7/9/2020
The Sneak: Murders at Whiskey Creek premieres on Apple Podcasts on July 29th. Listen to the entire season ad free exclusively Wondery+ today: http://wonderyplus.com/sneak How did Jack Roland Murphy go from world-champion surfer to notorious jewel thief? How did it all go wrong and end in at least two murders in the murky waterways of southern Florida? Find out this season on The Sneak.

Duration:00:01:45

Introducing Changing The Game | 1

6/23/2020
In Changing The Game, a new podcast from USA TODAY Sports, award-winning journalist Nancy Armour interviews icons, Olympians, and trailblazers to explore how women have revolutionized sports as we know it, and the ripple effects they have on society as a whole. USA TODAY Sports is joined by Laurie Hernandez, Muffet McGraw, Nneka Ogwumike, Doris Burke and more for the eight-part series.

Duration:00:07:27

The Aftermath | 9

3/3/2020
Anthony makes a small fortune in a surprising way. The town of Monroe reckons with what happened back in 2008. We examine how everyone involved has changed since the robbery. Listen ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. Available in the Wondery App. https://wondery.app.link/thesneak

Duration:00:25:04

The Source | 8

2/25/2020
One of Anthony’s accomplices comes forward and speaks publicly for the first time. Listen ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. Available in the Wondery App. https://wondery.app.link/thesneak

Duration:00:21:46

The Accomplices | 7

2/18/2020
We dig into the big question: Who helped Anthony Curcio? And how have they avoided prosecution? Listen ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. Available in the Wondery App. https://wondery.app.link/thesneak

Duration:00:19:07

The SHU | 6

2/11/2020
Anthony is sentenced to six years in prison, where he experiences a waking nightmare in solitary confinement. Listen ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. Available in the Wondery App. https://wondery.app.link/thesneak

Duration:00:20:45

The Arrest | 5

2/4/2020
Detective Buzzell loses his primary suspect when Anthony bolts to Las Vegas for a lavish getaway. Thanks to a lucky break, the police finally nab their man. Listen ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. Available in the Wondery App. https://wondery.app.link/thesneak

Duration:00:18:40

The Heist | 4

1/28/2020
Anthony walks us through the crime’s harrowing play-by-play, revealing extraordinary details about previously unreported accomplices.

Duration:00:19:45