Episode 7 – Crimes Involving Celebrities

 

Some times Celebrities snap and sometimes they are victims.  This episode we cover just that.

SON OF A… Godfather. The Life of Christian Brando.

The life and times of Marlon Brando’s son.  Well one of them that is.

This story paired with Langley BC’s Dead Frog Brewery Nutty Uncle Peanut Butter Stout.

Sources
Wikipedia
Biography.com
TheGuardian.com

Audio Clip used under Canadian Copyright Law for Fair Use
Britney Spears Womanizer (30 second clip)

The Best Was Yet to Come

This is the sad story of Dorothy Stratten a young women from Coquitlam British Columbia who’s rise to fame seemed to be unstoppable.  Sadly it was not.

This story paired with Halifax Nova Scotia’s  2 Crows Brewing Dare To Dream.

Sources
Reelrundown.com
notrightpodcast.net
reelreviews.com
washingtonpost.com
wikipedia
harpersbazaar.com
allthatsinteresting.com
findagrave.com

More Reading
reprints.longform.org

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Hopped Up Network Promo – The Speak Podcast
True Crime Promo – 
Murder Mile

 

Episode 6 – Workplace Crimes

 

We spend much of our waking hours at work as adults.  Sometimes things go very wrong.  This episode we discuss workplace crimes.  We also have our first guest on the show Nina!

H2NOOOOO! 

A nice Monday morning chat around the water cooler ends in death. As if Monday mornings weren’t bad enough!

This story paired with Uganada Sipi Coffee Brown Ale from Bridge Brewing North Vancouver BC.

Sources
AP News
Youtube

Going Postal

Sometimes delivering mail can make you go Postal.  Nina shares her story about where the term came from.

For Patrick Sherrill:
Quick recap:  14 employees were shot and killed and six were wounded at the Edmond, Oklahoma, post office by Patrick Sherrill

This story paired with Rocket Dog Dark Session IPA from Red Collar Brewing out of Kamloops BC.

 

Comparison of Patrick to Willy.

Sources
NY Times
Murderpedia
Fox News
Wikipedia
ASIS Online

When Brew Meets Crime

When an employee of a beer distribution company is fired for stealing he reacts by going on a mass shooting spree.

This story paired with Big Wave Golden Ale from Kona Brewing in Hawaii.

 

Sources
CBS News
Wikipedia
NBC News
NBC Connecticut
Revolvy
ABC News
Wikipedia Sandy Hook
News Times

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NBC News
911 Audio

Hopped Up Network Promo – Women Drinking Beer
True Crime Promo – Folklore on the Rocks

 

 

Episode 5 – Theme Parks and Freak Shows

 

This episode we get down and dirty with the theme of Theme Parks and Freak Shows.  Be ready for the weird and depraved.

A Selfish Shellfish: The Story of Grady Stiles Jr.

Young love, family conflict, murder and not one but 2 bearded ladies. I can’t make this shit up.

This story paired with Funk Royal from Brasserie Dunham out of Dunham Quebec.  This beer was a  Foeder grisette saison with local Mont-Royal plums.

Sources
News Interactive
Historic Mysteries
Wikipedia

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Rape, Murder and the Holy Land

When a former religious theme park called Holy Land USA in Connecticut falls into disrepair and decay things were bound to go wrong.  Unfortunately this night spelled a tragic end to a vibrant young woman’s life.  Chloe Ottman will forever be remembered as a extremely friendly person that would befriend anyone she met.

This story paired with Vanishing Monk Belgian Witbier from Old Yale Brewing.

Sources
The New Journal at Yale
Messy Nessy Chic
Wikipedia
Courant
Register Citizen
NBC Connecticut
NBC Connecticut
CBS News

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Hopped Up Network Promo – Drink In Geek Out
True Crime Promo – Corpus Delicti

 

 

Episode 4 – Spooky Crimes for Halloween

 

For Halloween we decided to do an episode on spooky crimes.  There will be something odd or unsettling in these stories.

Ghost, Guilt or The Green Eyed Monster? Murder in the Red Barn

It’s been months since their daughter eloped and they still haven’t heard from her. That is until the stepmother is haunted by a ghostly figure.

This story paired with Redrum Spiced Red Ale from Dead Frog Brewery

Skeptoid.com
Headstuff.org
MURDERPEDIA.COM
Wikipedia.org

Moyse’s Hall Museum 

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Tom Waits – Murder in the Red Barn

The Murder of Janet Smith

Janet Smith was a Nursemaid or nanny from Scotland that ended up in Vancouver Canada in 1923.  Unfortunately she was murdered in 1924 and to this day we do not know who killed here.  Follow along with this story of murder, high society, racism, drug parties, torture and a haunting.

This story paired with Lost Souls Chocolate Pumpkin Porter by Parallel 49 Brewing out of Vancouver.

Sources
Wikipedia
Daily Hive
Forbidden Vancouver
Biographi
Vancouver Is Awesome

 

Episode 3 – Cults!

 

Cults are just as terrifying as they are intriguing.  This episode we sit down and discuss two crazy cults.

The Church of God with Signs Following

There’s a Snake in my Scripture!!

Maybe it’s a religion, maybe it’s a cult. I’m just not sssssure.  

This story paired with a snake bite made with Dead Frog Brewery’s Steel Toe Lager and Lonetree Dry Cider both from Metro Vancouver.

 

Sources

Wikipedia- Snake Handlers
Wikipedia – George Went Hensley
https://holiness-snake-handlers.webs.com

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Ant Hill Kids

Ant Hill Kids is a terrifying story of a cult out of first Quebec and then Ontario Canada.  Running from 1977 to 1989 the cult was full of torture and fear.  Hard to believe it grew out of a Charismatic member of the Mormon Church.  This story is triggering and horrible take that as a warning.

This story paired with a snake bite made with Parallel 49 Brewing’s Hive Mind Braggot.

Sources
Gizmodo
Wikiepdia
CVLT Nation
Crime Feed
Real Like Is Horror
Ranker
Mental Floss
Murderpedia

Audio Clip used under Canadian Copyright Law for Fair Use
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Friend of the show Promo – Our True Crime Podcast 

Episode 2 – Back to School

 

With school on the horizon we thought it made sense to hit up the topic of Back to School. This will not be back to school shopping though.

One rotten apple spoils the whole bunch.  Or in this case one rotten teacher spoils it for everyone.

Joanne Chambers was an elementary school teacher with Pocono Mountain School District in Monroe, Pennsylvania. It was a job that she enjoyed. She was popular with her students and got along with her co-workers. Or so she thought.

This story paired with Trinity Brew’s Menacing Apple Harvest Apple Saison a Brewery in Colorado Springs Colorado.

Sources
US Courts
Reddit
The Morning Call
Forensic Files

The Case of the Gainesville Ripper

1990 was a bad time for Gainesville Florida. In a matter of a few days 5 Students were dead and a town was in panic. This is that story.

This story paired with the collaboration between Twin Sails Brewing and Coalesce Brewing called This Could Have Been US an American Wild Ale.  Twin Sails Brewing is located in Port Moody.

Sources
Murderpedia
Wikipedia
NY Times
Did You Know Facts

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Episode 1 – On the Road One Last Time

 

Episode one of Brew Crime takes on the theme of murder on the road. Here are two stories of terror that took place on the highways and roads of North America.

Here is Bob Seger Turn the Page.

Blondes have more fun. And by fun I mean blood on their hands – The Jodi Arias story.
29 stabs, 1 slashed throat, 1 gun shot to the head. Self defense?

This story paired with East India Porter from Iron Road Brewing of Kamloops.

Jodi Arias

   

Pride Flag in front of Mormon Temple

Sources
Wikipedia
Mormonmessenger.com
HLNtv.com

 

Killing of Tim McLean – Tim McLean was heading home from Edmonton to Winnipeg on Greyhound in Central Canada when he was brutally murdered, decapitated and cannibalized. Follow along with us and learn the story of Vince Li now known as Will Baker the Greyhound Killer.

This story paired with Trans Canada Brewing’s Arrow IPA a brewery in Winnipeg Manitoba.

Tim McLean

Vince Li (Will Baker)

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Sources
Wikipedia
Ranker.com
Global News

Audio Clip used under Canadian Copyright Law for Fair Use
The Canadian Press
Jodi Arias 911 Phone Call
Jodi Arias Interview