The Mississippi Hangings
In August of 1992, a young man named Andre Jones was arrested. Andre was just days away from beginning his college career, and seemed to have a bright future in front of him. But on his first full day in county jail, Andre committed suicide. However, his death was just one of dozens plaguing Mississippi jails and prisons... a rash of hangings which remain unexplained to this day...
The Florence Salon Murders
On the morning of November 6th, 2001, a customer walked into the Hair Gallery - a hair-and-nail salon in Florence, Montana. She immediately encountered the body of salon owner, Dorothy Harris... which would be just one of three found in the salon that day. Over the years, investigators have struggled to determine which of the victims was targeted... or why...
In the immediate aftermath of September 11th, 2001, a letter-writing campaign took aim at political figures and media establishments. These letters, which were mailed out in the weeks after 9/11, contained incendiary comments... and most terrifying, a substance named anthrax. Dozens were exposed to the infectious agent, and it would later be determined that 17 had been infected while 5 others died.
Oakey "Al" Kite
On the morning of May 24th, 2004, 53-year old Al Kite failed to show up for work, on the outskirts of Denver. His employer contacted his emergency contact, who got in-touch with local authorities. Later that day, Aurora P.D. would search through Al's home, eventually finding his remains in the basement. He had been brutally and methodically murdered by an unknown assailant... who had likely posed as a potential roommate the week before...
In January of 2001, a Seattle-area real estate agent met with a mysterious client. Together, they went to view a home in the nearby suburb of Woodinville. Within an hour, the body of this gregarious realtor would be found in the empty home... and this mystery client would never be identified. Years later, an unrelated home invasion seemed to break the case... but was it too late to figure out why Mike Emert was killed?