Murd Up Podcast

Murd Up Podcast

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True Crime
#48 The One With the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Babysitter
Apr 22 • 74 min
By the time Christine Falling was 10, she had been neglected by her mother and father and shuffled around between family members and foster homes. She was lacking in development skills and exhibited an antisocial behavior, including torturing of small…
#47 The One With Not James Dean Part 2
Apr 15 • 44 min
Charlie Starkweather, as a child didn’t seem to care about school, despite having a high IQ and eventually dropped out in the 9th grade. Two years later, he was dating a 13 year old named Carli Ann Fugate. Carli’s parents didn’t approve of the…
#47 The One With Not James Dean Part 1
Apr 15 • 40 min
Charlie Starkweather, as a child didn’t seem to care about school, despite having a high IQ and eventually dropped out in the 9th grade. Two years later, he was dating a 13 year old named Carli Ann Fugate. Carli’s parents didn’t approve of the…
#46 The One At the Ice Cream Shop
Apr 8 • 73 min
On one warm April night in 1967, Connie Hevener and her sister-in-law, Carolyn Perry, were working at Carolyn’s family owned ice cream shop located in Staunton, Virginia. The shop had just extended their hours for spring and the girls were closing up,…
#45 The One With All the Sedatives Part 2
Apr 1 • 53 min
As a child, Robert Berdella Jr. was a quiet loner, with bad eyesight and a speech impediment, who was on medication due to high blood pressure. By the time he was a pre-teen, his father pretty much loathed him and heavily favored Robert’s younger brother,…
#45 The One With All the Sedatives Part 1
Apr 1 • 52 min
As a child, Robert Berdella Jr. was a quiet loner, with bad eyesight and a speech impediment, who was on medication due to high blood pressure. By the time he was a pre-teen, his father pretty much loathed him and heavily favored Robert’s younger brother,…
#44 The One Without Daniel
Mar 25 • 48 min
Due to situations beyond our control, Daniel wasn’t able to join in on the episode this week. Instead of skipping a week, we decided that I would tell a story that Daniel is very familiar with and one we wouldn’t do for a regular episode. Daniel will be…
#43 The One With The Kid Across the Street
Mar 18 • 73 min
Maddie and Jessie Clifton, daughters of Steve and Shelia, were well known in their neighborhood in Jacksonville, Florida, and very close with their parents. the family lived across the street from the Phillips’, Steve and Melissa, who had a son name Josh.…
#42 The One With Momma’s Favorite
Mar 11 • 60 min
Levi Bellfield thought he was “God’s Gift to Everyone”, though that was far from the truth. Levi was an angry and moody character, who had total control over the women that he dated and was a shady businessman, as well. When young women around London,…
#41 The One With The Constipated Jury Part 2
Mar 4 • 53 min
Jodi Arias was an ambitious and driven woman, though most described her as having an odd behavior, that made them uneasy. Jodi was attending the Mormon church and working for a legal services company, when she attended a conference in Las Vegas Nevada,…
#41 The One With The Constipated Jury Part 1
Mar 4 • 51 min
Jodi Arias was an ambitious and driven woman, though most described her as having an odd behavior, that made them uneasy. Jodi was attending the Mormon church and working for a legal services company, when she attended a conference in Las Vegas Nevada,…
#40 The One With The Bloody Threesome
Feb 25 • 69 min
Ricky Lee Green didn’t seem to have a chance from the beginning. He was abused by both his grandfather and father, who’s favorite form of “discipline” was attempted drowning. Despite this kind of childhood, Ricky graduated high school and got a job as a…
#39 The One With The Jealous Girlfriend
Feb 18 • 73 min
Christa Pike was a difficult child from the start. She had an incorrigible nature about her and by the time she was a teenager, she was completely out of control. By 1995, she was in Knoxville, Tennessee, enrolled in Job Corps, for computer programming,…
#38 The One With The Door-to-Door Murders
Feb 11 • 83 min
The Mazzolis and the Pioppis, were a close-knit family living in a community-like manner on Piney Hollow Road in South Jersey. As like most Italian families in that area, each person understood that individual sacrifice was needed for the greater good of…
#37 The One With The 4th Grade Teacher Part 2
Feb 4 • 29 min
Bob and Nancy Seaman were married in 1973, after a year of knowing each other. They had two children, with Bob working at Ford Motor Company, earning a great income to support his family. The Seamans seemed like a perfect family, on the outside.But in…
#37 The One With The 4th Grade Teacher Part 1
Feb 4 • 67 min
Bob and Nancy Seaman were married in 1973, after a year of knowing each other. They had two children, with Bob working at Ford Motor Company, earning a great income to support his family. The Seamans seemed like a perfect family, on the outside.But in…
#36 The One With The Target Stalker
Jan 28 • 70 min
Kelsey Smith was a fun and bright young woman, with a great sense of humor and a million after school activities. She was on her way to college with the goal of joining the marching band program at Kansas State University. Everything was going great for…
#35 The One With The Puppy Love Massacre Part 2
Jan 21 • 54 min
The Caffeys’ were a sweet and well known family, within their small Texas town, spending most of their time at church or participating in church activities. Most thought that the family was as close to perfect as you can get, as the Caffey children grew…
#35 The One With The Puppy Love Massacre Part 1
Jan 21 • 56 min
The Caffeys’ were a sweet and well known family, within their small Texas town, spending most of their time at church or participating in church activities. Most thought that the family was as close to perfect as you can get, as the Caffey children grew…
#34 The One With The Blade Runner Part 2
Jan 14 • 48 min
By 2013, Oscar Pistorius had won many medals and awards and set multiple world records, in running, despite the fact that he had both legs amputated below the knee, when he was 11 months old. Oscar was called “The Blade Runner”, as he competed using…
#34 The One With The Blade Runner Part 1
Jan 14 • 48 min
By 2013, Oscar Pistorius had won many medals and awards and set multiple world records, in running, despite the fact that he had both legs amputated below the knee, when he was 11 months old. Oscar was called “The Blade Runner”, as he competed using…
#33 The One With The Deadly Daughters
Jan 7 • 53 min
Marilyn Fries was a dedicated mother and nurse, who did everything she could to make sure her daughters succeeded in life. So, in 1993, when Camellia and Stephanie began rebelling against their mother and causing issues at school, Marilyn felt military…
#32 The One With All The Head Injuries
Dec 31, 2018 • 92 min
Robert Joe “Bobby” Long suffered several head injuries, as a boy,and was diagnosed with Klinefelter Syndrome at the age of 13. Despite all this, he married his high school sweetheart and all seemed good until Bobby was involved in a motorcycle crash.…
#31 The One With The Christmas Killings
Dec 23, 2018 • 68 min
In 1929, Charles Lawson and his wife lived in North Carolina, and had seven children ranging from the ages 17 years old to 4 months old. That Christmas, as the family prepared for the holiday, a traumatic event interrupted their celebration, leaving many…
#30 The One With The Movie Murder Plan
Dec 17, 2018 • 87 min
Pierre Dale Shelby and William Andrews were members of the Air Force in 1974, stationed at Hill Air Force Base, right outside of Ogden, Utah. One evening in April of that year, Pierre and William, along with four other men,drove into the town of Ogden and…
#29 The One With Paul, Peter & Joe
Dec 10, 2018 • 64 min
When Linda Zarowski gave up her baby for adoption in 1968, it was at the urging of her mother. Linda wanted to keep the baby boy she has secretly named “Paul”, and vowed to find him, when she could. In 2005, Linda finally connected with a now adult Paul,…
#28 The One With The Handsy Man Part 2
Dec 3, 2018 • 59 min
Morgan Harrington and Hannah Graham were bright and young, 2nd year college women, in 2009 and 2014, respectively. However, before they could accomplish their life goals, they both went missing, in two different areas of downtown Charlottesville,…
#28 The One With The Handsy Man Part 1
Dec 3, 2018 • 61 min
Morgan Harrington and Hannah Graham were bright and young, 2nd year college women, in 2009 and 2014, respectively. However, before they could accomplish their life goals, they both went missing, in two different areas of downtown Charlottesville,…
#27 The One With The Bundy Fan
Nov 26, 2018 • 91 min
Israel Keyes was born to a religious family, one of ten children. He isolated himself from most everyone, and found great pleasure in causing pain to others. In 2012, he kidnapped and murder an 18 year old girl name Samantha Koeing, in Anchorage, Alaska.…
#26 The One With Woody’s Dad
Nov 19, 2018 • 81 min
Charles “Chuck” Voyde Harrelson was described as “charming” but quick to turn violent. Eventually he found work as a hitman and became directly involved in what has been described as the “Crime of the Century”…the assassination of Judge John H. Wood Jr.
#25-2 The One Where Everyone Hates Casey Anthony PART 2
Nov 12, 2018 • 57 min
Casey Anthony’s daughter, Caylee, was allegedly kidnapped by her nanny, in June 2008, never to be seen again. Casey, didn’t report her daughter missing for 31 days. In December of that year, Caylee’s remains were found, prompting an investigation and a…
#25-1 The One Where Everybody Hates Casey Anthony PART 1
Nov 12, 2018 • 47 min
Casey Anthony’s daughter, Caylee, was allegedly kidnapped by her nanny, in June 2008, never to be seen again. Casey, didn’t report her daughter missing for 31 days. In December of that year, Caylee’s remains were found, prompting an investigation and a…
#24 The One With The Ten On One Torture
Nov 5, 2018 • 75 min
Sylvia Likens was treated like a punching bag for four months under the care of Gertrude Baniszewski, a woman that Sylvia’s father had hired, to board her and her sister. Gertrude provoked her own children and others to hurt and abuse Sylvia at every…
#23 The One That Soured Halloween
Oct 29, 2018 • 54 min
On Halloween night in 1974, Timothy O’Bryan was allowed a bedtime snack of one of the pieces of candy he had gotten from trick-or-treating. He picked the largest piece, a 20 inch long Pixie Stix. Moments later, Timothy was convulsing on the floor and…
#22 The One With All The Skeletons
Oct 22, 2018 • 65 min
Herb Baumeister seemed like a normal family man, albeit, he was a little odd in social settings. So when he killed himself in 1996, his wife was baffled, until the authorities searched the backyard of their home and made a disturbing discovery.
#21 The One With All The Heroin
Oct 15, 2018 • 84 min
Nancy was a brass and obnoxious woman, who few wanted to be around. John (“Sid”), was a silly but angry punk rocker, that everyone adored. When the two got together, their addictions and attitudes grew worse until one morning, Nancy was found dead in the…
#20 The One At Cleveland Elementary
Oct 8, 2018 • 57 min
This week you get two stories: both take place at a Cleveland Elementary School; in the state of California; and both involve firearms.
#19 The One With The Tag Team Torturers
Oct 1, 2018 • 93 min
Dominate and controlling Paul, with the help of always-eager-to-please Karla, put the Scarborough, Ontario area in a panic during the late 80s.
#18 The One With The Third Wheel
Sep 24, 2018 • 84 min
Skylar Neese and Shelia Eddy were childhood friends, who started drifting apart in high school. They tried to hold on to the friendship despite the arguments, but once Rachel Shoaf entered the picture, Shelia decided that she needed to be rid of Skylar…
#17 The One With The Premature Confession
Sep 17, 2018 • 89 min
Elizabeth Haysom and her parents, never seemed to get along. But things got worse once she met Jens Soering.
#16 The One With The Giant Genius
Sep 10, 2018 • 77 min
This episode involves a giant self described “bumblebutt”, who killed several women, as well as two of his relatives.
#15 The One With All The Relationships
Sep 3, 2018 • 57 min
Multiple relationships which all seem to be abusive + jealously = lots and lot of drama which can only lead to one ending.
#14 The One With The Killer Christian
Aug 27, 2018 • 80 min
Karla Faye Tucker had one crazy childhood: drugs by 12, married by 16 and convicted of murder by before she was 30.
#13 The One With Sam Cooke
Aug 20, 2018 • 53 min
San Cooke was a talent and beautiful musician, who put out hit after hit in the 1950s-1960s. Unfortunately, Sam’s life came to a sudden halt one December night in 1964, right before one of his most successfully songs came out.
*BONUS* The One With All The Busters
Aug 15, 2018 • 57 min
Kitty Genovese was killed in a tragic incident that took place in Queens 1964. The death was incorrectly reported as being witnessed by multiple people, who did nothing, resulting in the phenomenon coined the “Genovese Effect”.
#12 The One With Da Bears
Aug 13, 2018 • 46 min
Michael Bear and Suzan Bear Carson upon their return to the United States from a year overseas, executed a plan their mission that God had given them, of ridding the bad in the world, by killing people who they deemed to be a “witch”.
#11 The One With The Teenage Rager
Aug 6, 2018 • 88 min
Tyler Hadley wanted to throw the ultimate house party…but there was no way his parents would allow it, so Tyler took matters into his own hands.
#10 The One With The Jewish Pimp
Jul 30, 2018 • 88 min
A beautiful 70s playmate named Dorothy Stratten and her former pimp-of-a husband Paul Snider, in a tale about a love story gone wrong.
#9 The One With The Pouty Older Brother
Jul 23, 2018 • 78 min
A kidnapping story intertwined with three missing women and a beheading, along with a missing person story from several years before. Steven Stayner and his brother Cary, took two very separate paths in life.
#8 The One With The Secret Charlie Work
Jul 16, 2018 • 59 min
When you don’t tell the true story behind a person’s death, it may be of grave consequence in the future. Charlie Brandt kept a very dark secret hidden.
#7 The One With The Gutsy Gym Teacher
Jul 9, 2018 • 57 min
A very confused mind + a bad decision = lifelong consequences. The story of Barry Dale Loukaitis and the shooting at Frontier Middle School.
#6 The One With The Adopted Girl
Jul 2, 2018 • 58 min
A twisted tale of who used a claw hammer in a double homicide.
*BONUS* The One With The Teen Mom
Jun 28, 2018 • 32 min
When there are two pieces of evidence and a missing stereo system on a 23 year-old cold case…who killed Amy Weidner?
#5 The One With The Meal For Two
Jun 25, 2018 • 54 min
Not much to say about Katherine Knight other than she liked frying pans, scissors, and much more to be used as weapons to commit assaults and murder.
#4 The One With All The Babies
Jun 25, 2018 • 43 min
If you’re told not to have a lot of babies…maybe don’t have so many babies. The story of Andrea Yates and her sweet angels.
#3 The One With The Turquoise Ring
Jun 25, 2018 • 54 min
Just when you think this story is over, it gets even more involved. The Briley Brothers commit a crime spree in Richmond, Virginia and then things get even crazier from there.
#2 The One With The “32 Year Old”
Jun 25, 2018 • 33 min
Spoiler alert: James Patterson Smith definitely was not 32 at the time of this story and enjoys inventing ways to bring harm to people, specifically Kelly Anne Bates.
#1 The One With The Terrible Teenage Murder Plan
Jun 25, 2018 • 73 min
Four girls, making terrible decisions, which ended in the murder of Shanda Sharer.