Join hosts Kevin and Amy as they talk trash and dumpster-dive tales of the grimiest, greasiest characters in true crime.
Peggy Jo Tallas
Episode #43: Peggy Jo TallasJoin us this week as we take a wild ride into bank robberies and the crazy cowboy who committed a series of them that stumped even the most seasoned FBI agents. Don't forget to rate, review, subscribe, and tell a friend about our podcast! You can join our Facebook group (True Crime Dumpster), follow us on Twitter (@tcdumpster), and follow our Instagram (@truecrimedumpster) to keep up to date on all things true crime!Here are the sources that we used in the making of this episode:Criminal Podcast, Episode #140 “Cowboy Bob”Skip Hollandsworth’s “The Last Ride of Cowboy Bob” from Texas MonthlyDeanna Cioppa’s “Cowboy Bob: The Mysterious Middle-Aged Bank Robber Who Fooled the FBI”Renee Chandler’s “10 Unbelievable Facts About Cowboy Bob”FBI’s 2018 Bank Crime Statistics
Barbara Daly Baekeland
From the outside, it looked like Barbara Daly Baekeland had it all--a good looking husband, a stunning child, socialite-status, beauty, riches--but beneath it all was something much more sinister. Join us this week as Kevin and Amy dive into the dumpster to tell you this strange tale of the Daly/Baekeland family "curses."Our sources for this episode:“He will kill you: Shrink warned mother of Baekeland plastics heir” by David J. Krajicek (New York Daily News)“The Fall of the House of Baekeland” by Christopher Schemering (Washington Post)“How a society beauty was finally murdered by the gay son she had seduced” by David Leafe (Daily Mail UK)“Death of a Socialite: The Barbara Baekeland Case” by Richard BevanBarbara Daly Baekeland Biography
The Mysterious Death of Paulette Gebara Farah, “Mexico’s JonBenét”
Despite all odds, Paulette Gebara Farah was born on July 20, 2005 in Mexico City. Born nearly 15 weeks early and weighing in at only 1.7 pounds, Paulette defied all odds. She was a happy, 4-year-old girl who loved horses--that is, until March 22, 2010--when she went missing. She would remain missing for 9 days until her body was found--exactly where she went missing. How could hundreds of people, her family, friends, and law enforcement miss her decomposing body? We attempt to unravel the complicated skein of mystery surrounding this story. Join us this week in the dumpster! Netflix’s The SearchThe Trail Went Cold Podcast: Episode 77 – Paulette Gebara FarahBlueliar’s Reddit post Spanish sources:http://www.jornada.unam.mx/2010/05/22/estados/028n2esthttps://nuestrotiempotoluca.wordpress.com/2010/04/10/bazbaz-el-encadenado/http://www.univision.com/noticias/noticias-de-mexico/paulette-no-estaba-debajo-de-la-cama-las-nanas-de-la-nina-contaron-su-versionOther Sources:http://articles.latimes.com/2010/apr/11/world/la-fg-mexico-paulette11-2010apr11http://edition.cnn.com/2010/WORLD/americas/04/01/mexico.dead.girl/http://www.cbsnews.com/news/mexico-shocked-by-discovery-of-girls-body/
The Horrific "Honor" Killings of Amina and Sarah Said
Amina and Sarah were two fun, beautiful, lively teenagers who met their horrible end at the hands of their own father, Yaser Said, on January 1, 2008. The story leading up to this event is unbelievable.Yaser went on the run after the murders--for 12 years. He made the FBI Top Ten Most Wanted list six years ago. Luckily, on August 26, 2020, Yaser was taken into custody without incident. This garbage person is no longer on the run and will get what’s coming to him.Join the Dumpster crew to hear their stories and honor their memory. Thanks for listening!Our main source for this episode was Neena Nejad and Xoel Pamos’s amazing documentary, The Price of Honor.Other sources:https://www.nbcdfw.com/news/local/fbi-nearly-nabbed-yaser-said-in-bedford-apartment-in-2017-after-maintenance-mans-tip/2434628/https://www.fbi.gov/wanted/topten/yaser-abdel-said
'Til Death Do Us Part: The Murders of Renata Coelho & Cody Lee Johnson
Love and marriage--go together like a horse and carriage? Not this week. We feature two stories of marriages gone awry. The first one is the story of 29-year-old Rogério Damascena, a salesman, and his bride, 25-year-old lawyer Renata Coelho in northeastern Brazil. The second one is about 25-year old Cody Johnson and his 22-year old bride, Jordan Graham--seemingly two lovebirds who just tied the knot in Kalispell, Montana. Both parties promised ‘til death did they part--but, did they technically keep their promises? We’ll be checking our dumpster to see. Join us! Here are our awesome sources for this episode:Dom Phillips' Daily Beast article: "The Brazil Groom Who Killed His Wedding Party""Crime Watch Daily Exclusive: New wife convicted of pushing husband off cliff 8 days after wedding"Jordan Graham's episode of Snapped, Season 25, Episode 15
Tales From the Road
Hi all! It's been a minute, but we are coming back to being a weekly podcast again. We just took a little summer break.In this week's episode, we explore some camping/road trip stories that we talked about while we were on the road--The Unsolved Oklahoma Girl Scout Murders, the "Mercy Killing" of David Coughlin, and the 1976 Unsolved Camping Murders of David Schuldes & Ellen Matheys.So, buckle up, jump on in, and enjoy these tales from the road. Thanks for listening. Check out our source material at truecrimedumpster.com.