A podcast looking into crimes that made the headlines, starting in the Quad City area, and expanding throughout the Midwest. Podcast host and News 8 Executive Producer Toria Wilson, has dedicated her time into researching, and looking back at stories News 8 has reported on, on the murder cases that shocked us, and the missing person's cases that has left unanswered questions.
In 2003, parts of Jone Knapton's body was found in the Green River. Her husband, Larry, was named as a suspect in the case but has never been charged. To this day, the case has remained cold. But there is hope. In 1974, 16 year old Mary Ann Becker was found murdered in her family's home. The case became one of the oldest cold cases in Illinois history until 2017, when Illinois State Police finally released the name of the possible killer.