Hansen: 25 years later, Eugene Martin case still haunts

On March 6, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Hansen: 25 years later, Eugene Martin case still haunts DesMoinesRegister.com August 12, 2009 MARC HANSEN mahansen@dmreg.com MARY CHIND/REGISTER PHOTO “This case haunts me. It’s the case I’ll take to the grave.” Retired Des Moines Police investigator James Rowley handled the abduction case of Eugene Martin in 1984, a young boy who disappeared while delivering his […]

Johnny Gosch Featured Tonight on “Nancy Grace: Missing In America”

On March 2, 2011, in Missing Persons, by Jody Ewing

Nancy Grace’s CNN series “Missing in America” will feature tonight missing Des Moines paperboy Johnny Gosch, who disappeared September 5, 1982 after leaving his Des Moines home to deliver newspapers. Grace’s episode will air at 8:00 p.m. Central Standard Time on the HLN Network. See: http://nancygrace.blogs.cnn.com/2011/03/01/johnny-gosch-nancy-grace-americas-missing/

Johnny Gosch Videos

On January 21, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Johnny Gosch Videos News reports and interviews regarding the unsolved disappearance of Des Moines paperboy Johnny Gosch. Also See: The Johnny Gosch page on Iowa Cold Cases and Johnny Gosch Photos.   Who Took Johnny — The Full 2014 Documentary by Rumur Films Rumur Films, an independent studio based in Brooklyn, New York, produced a […]

Eugene Martin

On December 30, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

Eugene Wade Martin Missing Person Eugene Wade Martin Age at Report: 13 YOA DOB: August 17, 1970 Missing From: Des Moines, IA Polk County Investigating Agency: Des Moines Police Department Hair Color: Brown Eye Color: Brown Weight: 110 lbs. Height: 5’00” Case Number: 8430464 NCIC Number: M-129642239 NCMEC Number: NCMC601815 NamUs MP # 6348 Incident […]

Johnny Gosch

On November 12, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

Johnny Gosch Missing Person NAME: John David Gosch AKA: Johnny Gosch AGE AT REPORT: 12 DOB: November 12, 1969 SEX: Male RACE: White HAIR: Brown EYE COLOR: Blue HEIGHT: 67″ WEIGHT: 140 lbs. MISSING FROM: West Des Moines, IA POLK COUNTY DCI CASE NUMBER: 82-04613 DES MOINES PD CASE NUMBER: 82-2976 NCIC NUMBER: M-089641270 NAMUS […]

A ‘Thank You’ from Eugene Martin’s cousin

On July 30, 2010, in Letters, Missing Persons, The Families, by Jody Ewing

With permission, I am posting here a recent e-mail received from Eugene Martin’s cousin, Vickie Martin. I am the cousin of Eugene Martin. His father Don is the younger brother of my father, David. I just wanted to say thank you for keeping this case in the eye of the public. I know that there […]

Have You Seen Marc James Allen?

On March 29, 2010, in Anniversaries, Missing Persons, by Jody Ewing

Twenty-four years ago today — the day before Easter — Marc James-Warren Allen became the third Des Moines, Iowa paperboy to vanish without a trace. Johnny Gosch, 12, of West Des Moines disappeared September 5, 1982. Thirteen-year-old Eugene Martin vanished from Des Moines’ south side just two years later on August 12, 1984, under very similar circumstances. […]