James Booher

On October 22, 2014, in , by Jody Ewing

James Allan “Jim Bob” Booher Presumed Homicide Name: James Allan “Jim Bob” Booher At at Report: 51 YOA DOB: March 30, 1963 Weight: 185 lbs. Height: 5’08” Hair: Unknown or completely bald Eyes: Hazel Incident Type: Involuntary/Suspicious Residence: Marion, Iowa Last Seen: 5900 block of Fourth Street SW in Cedar Rapids, Iowa Linn County Agency: Marion Police Department […]

Homicides up through 1899

On July 19, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

The Cases – Homicides (Up through 1899) BY ERA: Up through 1899 | 1900s | 1910s | 1920s | 1930s | 1940s | 1950s | 1960s | 1970s | 1980s | 1990s | 2000 – present | Missing Persons The cases below include unsolved Iowa homicides up through 1899, and are listed in chronological order. […]


On May 6, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Cold Cases in Marion, Iowa           Homicide Nathaniel Carnagey (aka Carnagy) 36 YOA Marion, IA Linn County Crime Date: March 20, 1847 Date of Death: April 4, 1847 Nathaniel Carnagey, 36, was brutally attacked by James Reed on March 20, 1847, in Linn County and died on April 4 of a […]

Nathaniel Carnagey

On April 30, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Linn County in Iowa  Marion in Linn County Nathaniel Carnagey Homicide Nathaniel Carnagey 36 YOA Marion, IA Linn County Crime Date: March 20, 1847 Date of Death: April 4, 1847  Information Courtesy the Cedar Rapids Gazette Nathaniel Carnagy The only thing we know for sure about Nathaniel Carnagy is that he was in the wrong place at […]

Lana Anderson

On February 16, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Lana Jane Anderson Homicide Polk County in Iowa  Des Moines in Polk County Lana J. Anderson 43 YOA 200 Dickman Rd. #197 Bldg 204 Des Moines, IA Polk County Case # 1991-19466 May 10, 1991 Case Summary compiled by Jody Ewing ana Jane Anderson, 43, a Waukon, Iowa, native, was beaten to death the afternoon of May […]

Guy Heckle

On February 6, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Guy Howard Heckle Missing Person Guy Howard Heckle Age at Report: 11 Date of Birth: December 20, 1961 Height: 4’5″ Weight: 80 pounds Hair Color: Brown Eye Color: Hazel Missing From: Cedar Rapids / Toddville, IA Linn County Investigating Agencies: Des Moines Police Department and the Linn County Sheriff’s Office Case Number: 73-53 NCIC Number: M-533883169 […]

Brian Schappert

On January 23, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Brian Lee Schappert Homicide Brian Lee Schappert 22 YOA Kum & Go Convenience Store 2743 Mount Vernon Rd. SE Cedar Rapids, Iowa Linn County Case Number: 92-08179 September 8, 1989 Case Summary compiled by Jody Ewing rian Lee Schappert, a 22-year-old Coe College senior, was killed in the early morning hours on Friday, September 8, 1989, […]