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Proof is a new investigative true crime podcast from Susan Simpson of Undisclosed and the producers of Evil Lives Here.

On an October night in 1996, a gunshot rattles the walls of a double-wide trailer on the outskirts of Rome, Georgia. 15-year-old Brian Bowling is laying on the floor of his room, head bleeding from a gunshot wound. By the next morning, Brian is dead.

Investigators quickly conclude that Brian’s wound was self-inflicted, the tragic result of teenage bravado.

And yet within six months, two friends are arrested and accused of plotting to kill Brian. Cain Joshua Story and Darrell Lee Clark are convicted and sentenced to life in prison, where they remain today.

An evil teenage plot? A horrible tragic accident? Or, a blatant miscarriage of justice?

In this first season of PROOF, Susan Simpson and Jacinda Davis drive the back roads of Rome, searching for the truth.

Proof: A True Crime Podcast Red Marble Media

    • True Crime
    • 4.6 • 56 Ratings

Proof is a new investigative true crime podcast from Susan Simpson of Undisclosed and the producers of Evil Lives Here.

On an October night in 1996, a gunshot rattles the walls of a double-wide trailer on the outskirts of Rome, Georgia. 15-year-old Brian Bowling is laying on the floor of his room, head bleeding from a gunshot wound. By the next morning, Brian is dead.

Investigators quickly conclude that Brian’s wound was self-inflicted, the tragic result of teenage bravado.

And yet within six months, two friends are arrested and accused of plotting to kill Brian. Cain Joshua Story and Darrell Lee Clark are convicted and sentenced to life in prison, where they remain today.

An evil teenage plot? A horrible tragic accident? Or, a blatant miscarriage of justice?

In this first season of PROOF, Susan Simpson and Jacinda Davis drive the back roads of Rome, searching for the truth.

    Ep. 1 - A Dangerous Game

    Ep. 1 - A Dangerous Game

    In the first episode of Proof: Russian Roulette, Susan Simpson and Jacinda Davis talk with Brian Bowling’s aunt, uncle, his sister and her husband. They tell us what they believe happened that horrible night in October 1996 when Brian was fatally shot.



    Proof: A True Crime Podcast is a serialized investigation into a tragic case of potential wrongful conviction. Hosted by Susan Simpson of the Undisclosed Podcast and Jacinda Davis of TV’s Evil Lives Here and Shattered, Proof unravels the tangled and competing demands of the legal system, police practices, truth, guilt and innocence.





    Visit our website for episode transcripts, case files, behind the scene photos and more. 




    Follow us on social media. On Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook we are @proofcrimepod.




    Listener questions or tips about any of the cases we cover are welcome @proofcrimepod@gmail.com. 




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    • 48 min
    Proof: Russian Roulette - Sidebar 1

    Proof: Russian Roulette - Sidebar 1

    • 20 min
    Ep. 2 - Us Rome Boys

    Ep. 2 - Us Rome Boys

    Brian, Cain, and Lee had all been friends but the shooting on October 18, 1996 left one dead and two in prison for life. Why would these two teenagers have conspired to murder their friend? And why did the community think they were capable of such a crime? 





    Proof: A True Crime Podcast is a serialized investigation into a tragic case of potential wrongful conviction. Hosted by Susan Simpson of the Undisclosed Podcast and Jacinda Davis of TV’s Evil Lives Here and Killer in Question Proof unravels the tangled and competing demands of the legal system, police practices, truth, guilt and innocence.





    Visit our website for episode transcripts, case files, behind the scene photos and more, at proofcrimepod.com. 




    Follow us on social media. On Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook we are @proofcrimepod.




    Listener questions or tips about any of the cases we cover are welcome @proofcrimepod@gmail.com. 




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    • 45 min
    Proof: Russian Roulette - Sidebar 2

    Proof: Russian Roulette - Sidebar 2

    • 22 min
    Ep. 3 - Fly High

    Ep. 3 - Fly High

    Looking for proof that Brian Bowling’s death is gang-related, Floyd County detectives exhume his body. And what they find is not good news for Cain Storey and Lee Clark





    Proof: A True Crime Podcast is a serialized investigation into a tragic case of potential wrongful conviction. Hosted by Susan Simpson of the Undisclosed Podcast and Jacinda Davis of TV’s Evil Lives Here and Evil Lives Here: Shadows of Death, Proof unravels the tangled and competing demands of the legal system, police practices, truth, guilt and innocence. 





    Visit our website for episode transcripts, case files, behind the scene photos and more. 




    Follow us on social media. On Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook we are @proofcrimepod.




    Listener questions or tips about any of the cases we cover are welcome @proofcrimepod@gmail.com. 




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    • 49 min
    Proof: Russian Roulette - Sidebar 3

    Proof: Russian Roulette - Sidebar 3

    • 21 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
56 Ratings

56 Ratings

Alilovesthatpod ,

Amazing

A great investigative podcast. Well done.

Olivia_pb ,

Outstanding

An outstanding piece of investigative journalism and a truly extraordinary story. A must listen!

janinemoller ,

Proof

Can’t get past the intro of episode 1! Man o man croaky voice and plug after pkug of previous podcasts - YAWN

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