Category: True Crime

Dateline: One drop of blood and hypnosis led to solving Brittani Marcell shovel attack

Tonight’s episode of Dateline on NBC delves into the case of Brittani Marcell, who was brutally attacked with a shovel in her home in Albuquerque, New Mexico in 2008. He left a single drop of blood, but invegistaors were unable to find a DNA match in their database. Five years later, Marcell underwent hypnosis and remembered enough pertinent details about her attacker to solve the case.

VIDEO – Murderer Chris Watts gave speech about “relationship repair” years before killing pregnant wife and two young daughters

Last week Colorado resident Chris Watts murdered his pregnant wife and allegedly murdered his two daughters after admitting to his wife he was having an affair with a coworker. He disposed of his wife's body in a swallow grave oil field owned by Anadarko Petroleum, the company he worked for. He put his daughters' bodies in separate oil tanks. After his arrest for their murders, Watts confessed to strangling his wife Shannan, but claimed that it was his wife who killed their children, not him. A chilling unearthed video shows Watts making a presentation for a communication class six years ago about what causes relationships to fail and how to repair broken relationships.

8-year-old died after thinking dad’s meth was breakfast cereal and father refused to call 911

On the morning of June 21, 2018 8-year-old Curtis Gilbert Collman III was hungry for breakfast, but there was no food in the house. He did search for it, however, and instead found granules of meth on the table, which he thought might be breakfast cereal. The amount of meth the boy ate was staggering and he soon fell ill.