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Christopher George “Chris” Axiotis
Q Pond Park
November 16, 1999
Christopher “Chris” Axiotis, 16, was found dead in Q Pond Park in Osceola on Tuesday, November 16, 1999. Friends and family members believe he was injected with cocaine at a home where he’d been staying, and then dumped in the park to freeze to death after he apparently overdosed.
Cecil Travis Gaddy
January 31, 2004
Cecil Travis Gaddy, a wheelchair-bound 19-year-old, was killed in a fire at his Osceola home on January 31, 2004. Gaddy’s body was found inside the home, though his wheelchair was discovered outside the home.
William LeRoy Douglas, Sr.
Age at Report: 63
Missing From: Woodburn, IA
Clarke County, IA
Missing Since: February 4, 2004
William LeRoy Douglas Sr. of rural Woodburn, Iowa, was reported missing to the Clarke County Sheriff’s Office in Osceola on February 11, 2004, after family members realized he had not been seen since Wednesday, February 4.