21 episodes

Join host Allison Mendes every week as she covers a brand new true crime case. Sticking mostly to active and ongoing investigations that are happening in real-time, Allison covers the cases that you're seeing in the news or possibly cases that aren't getting the media attention that they need, while throwing in a few closed cases every now and then. New episodes will be back in 2022.

True Crime Cases Allison Mendes

    • True Crime
    • 4.2 • 95 Ratings

Join host Allison Mendes every week as she covers a brand new true crime case. Sticking mostly to active and ongoing investigations that are happening in real-time, Allison covers the cases that you're seeing in the news or possibly cases that aren't getting the media attention that they need, while throwing in a few closed cases every now and then. New episodes will be back in 2022.

    20. Updates: Gabby Petito, Brian Laundrie, Summer Wells, Barry Morphew & More

    20. Updates: Gabby Petito, Brian Laundrie, Summer Wells, Barry Morphew & More

    This is the last episode for the year, I will be back at the beginning of next year with brand new episodes but for now, I wanted to leave you all with the latest on every open case that I have covered so far. In this episode, I will be updating you on the cases of Orrin and Orson West, Summer Wells, Tristyn Bailey, Suzanne Morphew, Lori Vallow & Chad Daybell, and Gabby Petito. I hope you find this episode interesting and leave a rating or review on Apple Podcasts if you have the time! 
    Social Media:
    IG: https://www.instagram.com/truecrimecasespod/
    FB: https://www.facebook.com/truecrimecasespod
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/TCCasesPod
    Website: https://anchor.fm/truecrimecasespod
    Don Wells YouTube Channel:
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAjie1lQ-99-VVsM7PhyCIw
    Behavior Panel Videos:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pv_qpZNXsho&t=1026s
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cG_ZN-v6oVc
    Sources:
    https://bakersfieldnow.com/news/local/9-months-missing-the-search-for-california-city-boys-orrin-and-orson-west-continues
    https://fox17.com/news/local/time-for-answers-john-walsh-to-cover-summer-wells-case-missing-hawkins-county-tennessee
    https://www.wvlt.tv/2021/09/23/searching-summer-wells-law-enforcement-gives-update-search/
    https://people.com/crime/aiden-fucci-spoke-demons-court-appearance-accused-murder-tristyn-bailey/
    https://www.kktv.com/2021/10/22/lawyer-barry-morphew-plan-sue-prosecutors-investigators-tied-case-suzanne-morphew/
    https://www.eastidahonews.com/news/daybell/
    https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/autopsy-brian-laundrie-s-remains-came-back-inconclusive-attorney-says-n1282259
    https://www.cnn.com/2021/10/24/us/gabby-petito-death-investigation-answers/index.html
    https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/crime/brian-laundrie-death-update-gabby-petito-b1944538.html

    • 19 min
    19. Murdered: Mollie Tibbetts

    19. Murdered: Mollie Tibbetts

    In the late summer of 2018, the murder of a young college student rocked a small town in Iowa. This year Mollie Tibbetts, her family, and the small town of Brooklyn, Iowa finally got justice for her murder. 

    Social Media:

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    FB: https://www.facebook.com/truecrimecasespod

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/TCCasesPod

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    Breast Cancer Awareness: https://www.nationalbreastcancer.org/breast-cancer-awareness-month

    Mollie Tibbetts Memorial Fund:

    https://givetoiowa.org/mollie

    Sources:

    https://www.npr.org/2021/08/31/1032816434/mollie-tibbetts-iowa-college-murder-sentencing

    https://www.cnn.com/2021/08/30/us/mollie-tibbetts-murder-sentence/index.html

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Murder_of_Mollie_Tibbetts

    https://abcnews.go.com/US/mollie-tibbetts-case-body-found-search-missing-iowa/story?id=57306476

    https://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/2018/08/26/the-mollie-movement-spreads-acts-of-kindness-to-honor-slain-iowa-college-student/

    https://edition.cnn.com/2018/09/02/us/mollie-tibbetts-father-op-ed/index.html

    https://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/news/2018/08/20/mollie-tibbetts-missing-iowa-search-brooklyn-news-update-disappearance-latest-girl-facebook-reddit/1018226002/

    https://www.kcrg.com/content/news/Rob-Tibbetts-goes-home-Mollies-family-returning-to-day-to-day-lives-491191021.html

    https://www.runnersworld.com/news/a22724853/mollie-tibbetts-disappearance-fitbit-data/

    https://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/news/crime-and-courts/2021/05/12/mollie-tibbetts-abduction-missing-cristhian-bahena-rivera-iowa-murder-trial-what-to-know/5026630001/

    https://abcnews.go.com/US/mollie-tibbetts-convicted-killer-loses-bid-trial/story?id=79116729

    https://www.foriowa.org/iowa-stories/iowa-story.php?namer=true&isid=20

    • 21 min
    18. Suzanne Morphew Pt IIII

    18. Suzanne Morphew Pt IIII

    In this episode, we cover the rest of the evidence against Barry Morphew for the murder of his wife Suzanne and wrap up any other information that was on the 131-page arrest affidavit. 

    Social Media:

    IG:   https://www.instagram.com/truecrimecasespod/

    FB: https://www.facebook.com/truecrimecasespod

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/TCCasesPod

    Website: https://anchor.fm/truecrimecasespod

    Breast Cancer Awareness Month:

    https://www.nationalbreastcancer.org/breast-cancer-awareness-month

    Sources:

    https://www.courts.state.co.us/userfiles/file/Court_Probation/11th_Judicial_District/Chaffee/cases%20of%20interest/21CR78/21cr78%20Morphew%20Redacted%20Affidavit.pdf

    https://www.mixedarticle.com/shoshana-darke-barry-morphew-girlfriend-arrested/

    • 58 min
    17. Suzanne Morphew Pt III

    17. Suzanne Morphew Pt III

    We finally got the 131-page arrest affidavit for Barry Morphew in the case of Suzanne Morphew and her murder! In this episode, I'm going over all of the new information we learned from the release of the arrest affidavit. 



    October is also breast cancer awareness month so here is a link to learn more, spread awareness, and donate if you wish: 

    https://www.nationalbreastcancer.org/breast-cancer-awareness-month

    Social Media Links:

    IG: https://www.instagram.com/truecrimecasespod/

    FB: https://www.facebook.com/truecrimecasespod

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/TCCasesPod

    Website: https://anchor.fm/truecrimecasespod

    Arrest Affidavit for Barry Morphew:

    https://www.courts.state.co.us/userfiles/file/Court_Probation/11th_Judicial_District/Chaffee/cases%20of%20interest/21CR78/21cr78%20Morphew%20Redacted%20Affidavit.pdf

    Other Sources:

    https://www.thedenverchannel.com/news/local-news/suzanne-morphew-case-judge-rules-barry-morphew-will-head-to-trial

    https://kdvr.com/news/local/130-pages-of-arrest-documents-released-in-barry-morphew-case/

    • 48 min
    16. Gabby Petito Pt II

    16. Gabby Petito Pt II

    Every update for the Gabby Petito case since last Friday! Sadly Gabby’s case went from a missing person’s case to a homicide investigation when authorities found Gabby’s body in Grand Teton National Park last Sunday. Listen to hear what we know now.
    If you or someone you know has information pertaining to Brian Laundrie's whereabouts or his involvement in this case please reach out to the FBI: 
    1-800-CALL-FBI or TIPS.FBI.GOV 
    IG: https://www.instagram.com/truecrimecasespod/
    FB: https://www.facebook.com/truecrimecasespod
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/TCCasesPod
    Sources: 
    https://www.heraldtribune.com/story/news/crime/2021/09/20/search-brian-laundrie-carlton-reserve-florida-suspended-case-criminal-investigaton-gabby-petito-body/8417343002/
    https://illinoisnewstoday.com/live-police-searching-for-gabby-petits-fiance-brian-laundry-in-carlton-reserve/376908/
    https://bronx.news12.com/fbi-executes-search-warrant-at-brian-laundries-home-removes-evidence-and-tows-away-car
    https://www.nytimes.com/2021/09/21/us/gabby-petito-homicide.html
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10002817/Gabby-Petitos-best-friend-claims-Brian-Laundrie-jealous-controlling.html
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PQk9-TlKYq4
    https://www.newsweek.com/gabby-petito-911-call-reporting-alleged-brian-laundrie-abuse-full-transcript-1631042
    https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/federal-arrest-warrant-issued-brian-laundrie-related-gabby-petito-investigation-n1279986
    https://www.the-sun.com/news/3712032/map-brian-laundries-recent-sightings-gabby-petito-murder/
    https://www.fox13now.com/news/local-news/gabby-petitos-stepfather-lays-a-stone-cross-at-the-exact-spot-where-her-remains-were-found-in-wyoming

    • 31 min
    15. Gabby Petito Pt I

    15. Gabby Petito Pt I

    Gabby Petito went missing around August 24th of this year after going on a cross-country van adventure with boyfriend Brian Laundrie. She is believed to have been in or near Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming at the time of her disappearance. If you or someone you know has any information on Gabby or her possible whereabouts please reach out to the following agencies: 
    Crime Stoppers: 1-800-220-TIPS
    North Point Police Department: 941-429-7382
    FBI Tampa: 1-800-CALL-FBI or TIPS.FBI.GOV
    Petito Family GoFundMe: https://www.gofundme.com/f/help-us-find-gabby
    Bodycam Footage from Moab: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fCGsW41aQEw
    Gabby’s Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gabspetito/
    Nomadic Statik YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCsgnE460ebvgB1I30gwuLkw
    Sources:
    https://www.cnn.com/2021/09/16/us/gabby-petito-timeline-missing-case/index.html
    https://abc7ny.com/gabby-petito-disappearance-timeline-brian-laundrie/11024821/
    https://www.heraldtribune.com/story/news/2021/09/16/gabby-petito-what-we-know-missing-florida-womans-fiance/8362305002/
    https://twitter.com/NorthPortPolice/status/1438164409503735810
    https://abc11.com/gabby-petito-brian-laundries-sister-cassie-laundrie-family-speaks/11026793/
    https://www.insider.com/gabby-petito-missing-timeline-locations-brian-laundrie-relationship-history-2021-9
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Disappearance_of_Gabrielle_Petito

    • 40 min

Customer Reviews

4.2 out of 5
95 Ratings

95 Ratings

Jane Ryder ,

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I was in a Lori Vallow rabbit hole and found this podcast. Concise with a nice host.

mae val ,

2022 Nov

COME BACK!!!

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Great Podcast

I love this podcast, I wish there were more episodes!

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