James Remakel

On December 19, 2017, in , by Jody Ewing

James M. Remakel Homicide – ARREST MADE   James Michael Remakel 59 YOA 606 South Riverview Street Bellevue, Iowa Jackson County Body Found Deceased: December 25, 2016 Arrest Made: May 18, 2018     UPDATE: On Friday, May 18, 2018, Drew Alan Mangler, 23, of Dubuque, was arrested and charged with first-degree murder in James […]

Green Mountain

On August 25, 2016, in , by Jody Ewing

Cold Cases in Green Mountain, Iowa             Homicide Anna “Annie Wiese 20 YOA Green Mountain, IA Marshall County August 26, 1893 Anna “Annie” Wiese, 20, was clubbed in the head, stabbed repeatedly in the breast and back, and her throat cut from ear to ear on Saturday night, Aug. 26, […]

Cathy Stickley

On September 20, 2014, in , by Jody Ewing

Catherine “Cathy” Ann Stickley Homicide — Suspect Acquitted in 2013 by Story County jury, Now Indicted in U.S. District Court Catherine Ann (Boyle) Stickley 54 YOA 1500 block alley between Second and Third avenues SE Cedar Rapids, IA Linn County Date of Death: April 29, 2011   UPDATE – Feds pursue justice despite Story County […]

Joyce Jefferson

On April 19, 2014, in , by Jody Ewing

Joyce Ann Jefferson Homicide Joyce Ann Jefferson 23 YOA 1700 block of Black Hawk Road Waterloo, IA Black Hawk County Reported Missing: Thursday, Sept. 29, 1983 Body Found: Saturday, Oct. 8, 1983   Joyce Ann Jefferson, a 23-year-old mother of three young children, was reported missing from Waterloo, Iowa, on Sept. 29, 1983. Her badly […]

Dennis First

On March 18, 2012, in , by Jody Ewing

Dennis Lee First Homicide Dennis Lee First 64 YOA Hawthorne Hills Apartments 2249 C St. SW, #5 Cedar Rapids, IA Linn County May 11, 2007   Case Summary compiled by Jody Ewing   Dennis Lee First, 64, died early Friday morning, May 11, 2007, after being stabbed and beaten at his efficiency apartment located at […]

Louis Chambers

On May 28, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Louis H. Chambers, Jr. Homicide Louis H. Chambers, Jr. 32 YOA 1400 block of Fifth Ave. SE Cedar Rapids, IA Linn County February 7, 1994   Linn County in Iowa   Cedar Rapids in Linn County Louis H. Chambers Jr., a 32-year-old Waterloo man, was shot in the stomach in the 1400 block of 5th […]

John Shuey

On April 5, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Polk County in Iowa   Des Moines in Polk County John Shuey Homicide John Shuey 26 YOA 1427 23rd Street Des Moines, IA Polk County Case # 1986-12024 March 24, 1986   John Shuey, a 26-year-old drywall installer, was found stabbed to death in his Des Moines apartment on Monday, March 24, 1986. Des Moines […]

Johnie Clinton

On April 4, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Polk County in Iowa   Des Moines in Polk County Johnie E. “John” Clinton Homicide Johnie E. “John” Clinton 68 YOA 1525 Walker Street Des Moines, IA Polk County Case # 1978-41681 Found: October 27, 1978 Estimated Date of Death: Oct. 18 – 20, 1978  Case information added by Jody Ewing Johnie E. “John” Clinton […]

Roy Madison

On April 2, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Polk County in Iowa Des Moines in Polk County Roy Madison Homicide Roy Madison 69 YOA 223 Raccoon St. Des Moines, IA Case # 1972-87405 December 18, 1972 Early Monday morning, December 18, 1972, Roy Madison was found dead in his Des Moines, Iowa home with stab wounds to his face and chest. Several friends […]