Chapter 14 The Murder of Barbara Stoppel Part 2 Thomas Sophonow

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-kbpj7-909a2a THE MURDER OF BARBARA STOPPEL PART 2 THOMAS SOPHONOW On December 23, 1981 16-year-old Barbara Gayle Stoppel was found unconscious on the floor of the woman's washroom at a Donut Shop in Winnipeg, Man.  where she worked as a waitress. She’d been strangled and died a few days later. Numerous witnesses observed a suspicious …

Chapter 12 The Case Of Guido Amsel

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-irrm3-84c394 Guido Amsel Guido Amsel, 51, is on trial for attempted murder and explosives-related charges after three bombs were mailed within the city of Winnipeg in July 2015, following an explosion at his ex-wife’s home in 2013 after a lengthy and brutal divorce. He pleaded not guilty to all of the charges, and provincial court …

Chapter 10 The Trial of Laura Babcock

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-b45te-80ad15 Laura Babcock The murder case of a young woman whose body has not been found hinges upon a "large and complex" body of circumstantial evidence.  Laura Babcock, a troubled 23-year-old Toronto woman, vanished five years ago. Two men — Dellen Millard and Mark Smich — are accused of killing Babcock in July 2012 and …

Chapter 6 Melissa Todorvic “Puppet Master”.

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-3dgtt-78ef42 It started as a joke. Melissa Todorovic and David Bagshaw fantasized about how they wanted to hurt and humiliate David’s ex-girlfriend. They talked about it for months and months, until the fantasy became a plan, and Melissa gave David an ultimatum: no more sex until Stefanie was dead. How two high school students became …

Chapter 4 The Ratte Family Mystery

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-wqtta-77f1f5 On Aug. 18, 1997, Wendy Ann Twiss Ratt, was reported missing and the family's van was found parked at a supermarket.  But in 2008, her husband became the subject of an elaborate undercover operation, known as a "Mr. Big" sting, in which police officers posed as high-level gangsters to gain the suspect's trust. Ratt …