True Crime P.I.

Welcome True Crime PI fans. I can't thank you enough for listening to Season 1...and what an exciting first season it was! If you haven't listened yet, subscribe or follow on your favorite podcast player or here on the Episodes page.

 I am hard at work on Season 2, which will consist of single episode cases and a series that I am really excited to be working on. I also expect to release updates on the Saginaw John Doe Case and the Cobb County Jane Doe Case. Stay tuned! New episodes are coming soon!

April 1, 2021

Saginaw John Doe - Unidentified, Carbon County Jane Doe and Grace Doe-Indentified

On October 8, 1988, the Saginaw Police department was contacted by a resident of an Apartment house located in the 400 block of Carroll Street. According to Lieutenant Kendziorski, the resident noticed that one of the apartment doors was ajar. After taking a look inside and seeing what appeared to be a deceased person the resident called the police. When police arrived they discovered the body of a 16-20 year old african american male, with a shotgun wound to his face. Saginaw John Doe and his…

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March 17, 2021

And Now...We Wait!

In this episode, I share comments from Amy Hutsell, Human Trafficking, Child Abuse and Sexual Assault, Program Director at the Georgia, Criminal Justice Coordinating Council and from the Cobb County Medical Examiner's Office regarding grant funding and DNA Profiling/Genealogical Research for Our Doe. It is exciting to think that we are closer to solving this case than we have ever been before, but for now...we wait. Our role in this investigation is complete; we dug deep, asked questions, conn…

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March 3, 2021

Who is Our Doe?

I talk with David Mittelman, Founder and CEO of Othram and DNAsolves.com. David will discuss how Othram enables human identification from DNA evidence. He talks about the role Othram and DNAsolves.com played in the identification of Mostly Harmless, a John Doe who was discovered in 2018, and the Pecos Jane Doe. He will also explain how we can help identify Our Doe and others like her. DNAsolves.com gives law enforcement, the family and friends of a missing person or anyone interested in helping…

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Feb. 17, 2021

A killer, a sketch and an unidentified young woman.

If the death of Samuel Little and the details contained in the last episode left you feeling like “this case would never be solved”. Keep listening. There have been some surprising developments over the past 30 days. Amy Hutsell, Program Director at the CJCC has submitted my case research to the SAKI Task Force. This is the task force that has been charged with matching Georgia homicides to Samuel Little confessions and they are actively working on this case! I am not sure how long the reexami…

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Jan. 13, 2021

Samuel Little - Prime Suspect

Over the course of four decades and across 19 states, the deadliest serial killer in US history left a trail of at least 93 victims. Although he was arrested several times and linked to sexual assaults, attempted murders and actual murders, he was for one reason or another repeatedly released to kill again. Samuel Little believed that the reason he was able to avoid a conviction for so many years was because he targeted women who were sex workers, runaways and drug addicts. Women, who he belie…

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Jan. 4, 2021

Update: Samuel Little, The Fall Line, In the Red Clay & Rock Solid Distillery

Thank you for listening in 2020. I hope that you will continue to enjoy this podcast in 2021 and beyond. The news of Samuel Little's death last week was deflating but I have hope that investigators will continue to build on what they know and more identifications will be made. The next episode of True Crime P.I. will be released on Wednesday, January 13th. It will focus on Samuel Little and his possible connection to our Doe. Detective Dawes will provide insight into the mind of the man who…

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Dec. 16, 2020

Missing Evidence

In this episode, Detective Dawes answers the questions raised in Episode 1. His answers will shock you and explain why, after 36 years, Our Doe remains unidentified and her killer has never been found.

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Dec. 2, 2020

Meet the Detective

In this episode, I discuss this case with retired Cobb County Police Detective, John Dawes. Detective Dawes was a member of the Cobb County Police Department for 29 years. He retired in 2013, but was soon asked by District Attorney, Vic Reynolds, to lead the newly established Cobb County Cold Case Unit. Detective Dawes knows this case inside and out and will answer many of the questions presented in today’s episode. What he shares with us will explain why after 36 years, this case remains unso…

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Dec. 2, 2020

Unidentified For 36 Years

NamUs Case UP#10724 -Cobb County, GA - May 10, 1984 This episode tells the story of an unidentified white female discovered in a wooded area in South West Cobb County. She has been unidentified for 36 years and her killer has never been found. Sources: NamUs Casefile - https://www.namus.gov/UnidentifiedPersons/Case#/10724 Georgia Bureau of Investigation https://gbi.georgia.gov/cases/unidentified-remains/cobb-county-white-female Doe Network-Case File http://www.doenetwork.org/cases/623ufga.html …

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Nov. 11, 2020

True Crime PI - Missing and Unidentified Trailer

Introducing True Crime P.I., an investigative bi-weekly Podcast that explores Missing and Unidentified cold cases from the 70s, 80s, and 90s.

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