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New season of hit show Killing Fields could solve grisly murder featured in true crime book

Jan. 12, 2018 / PRZen / SEATTLE — Discovery Channel’s “Killing Fields” is a hit true-crime series that explores sprawling places across America hiding stories of gruesome murders. This season’s focus is on the murder of Carrie Singer, a 28-year-old who was found half naked and brutally bludgeoned to death in Isle of Wight, Virginia.

Residents of the tight-knit community where Carrie’s remains were discovered are still haunted by the unsolved murder. But investigator Randy Patrick’s efforts to capture Carrie’s killer reignites hope the case will finally be solved.

Carrie’s mother, Patty Lord, shared her daughter’s story in Grief Diaries: Project Cold Case, published in November 2016 by AlyBlue Media. The book is the 18th in the popular Grief Diaries series created by Lynda Cheldelin Fell, an award-winning author and grief educator who partnered with Ryan Backmann of the national nonprofit organization Project Cold Case, to

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Disappearance of Marcia Trimble that took over 30 years to solve on Grave Secrets

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Marcia Trimble was murdered and sexually assaulted whilst out selling cookies

This week Grave Secrets examines the tragic case of Marcia Trimble, who went missing while selling cookies and was never seen alive again.

February, 1975, in Nashville, Tennessee, and 9-year-old Marcia Trimble was out delivering some Girl Scout Cookies in the upmarket area of Green Hills, she’d never return home or be seen alive again.

Local police were joined by the state police and the FBI in what the latter thought might be a kidnapping case, but sadly 33 days after she disappeared the body of Marcia was discovered. She was discovered in a garage and had been strangled, although she was fully clothed it was soon determined she’d been sexually assaulted.

The first person to come under suspicion was 15-year-old Jeffery Womack, who lived near Marcia

Read more at: https://www.monstersandcritics.com/smallscreen/disappearance-of-marcia-trimble-that-took-30-years-to-solve-on-grave-secrets/

Discovery Channel’s ‘Killing Fields’ might help solve Carrie Singer’s 2004 murder, says investigator

Carrie Singer, a 28-year-old resident of Virginia, was killed in 2004. Her murder still remains unsolved.

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On July 1, 2004 a farmer scouting his

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Want to solve a crime in real time? Check out Discovery’s latest mystery series

What do you get when you mix the aesthetic of True Detective with the storytelling of Serial? That would be Killing Fields, Discovery Channel’s first true crime drama series, which returns for Season 2 on Jan. 3.

The second season — shot in real time — continues to track the investigation into the 1997 cold case of Louisiana State University student Eugenie Boisfontaine, whose body was discovered in a bayou and whose murder has remained unsolved for years. 

Leading the charge is Detective Rodie Sanchez, the first investigator assigned to Boisfontaine’s case back in ’97, who came out of retirement to try and solve the mystery which has haunted him for the past two decades. 

In Season 2, the team is also tracking another case after evidence surfaces of a body stuffed inside a barrel. Sanchez believes that this is tied to an unsolved disappearance he worked 26 years ago.

Read more at: http://mashable.com/2017/01/03/killing-fields-season-2-episode-1-discovery/