John Hefty

On November 14, 2015, in , by Jody Ewing

John Ray Hefty Missing Person John R. Hefty Age At Report: 54 DOB: March 21, 1956 Weight: 185 lbs. Height: 5’08” Race: White Hair: Brown Eyes: Blue Sex: Male Incident Type: Other adult missing Missing From: Webster County, IA Fort Dodge, IA Missing Since: October 4, 2010   John R. Hefty, 54, was reported missing […]

Sandra Vanderhoef

On February 25, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Sandra S. Vanderhoef Missing Person Name: Sandra S. Vanderhoef Nickname/Alias: Sandra Springer; Sandy Nelson Age at Report: 42 DOB: June 10, 1944 Weight: 210 lbs. Height: 5’07” Race: Native American Hair: Black Eyes: Brown Incident Type: Endangered / physical City: Fort Dodge County: Webster County Investigating Agency: Webster County Sheriff’s Office Case Number: 871341A NamUs MP […]

Douglas Nielsen

On February 3, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Humboldt County in Iowa Humboldt in Humboldt County Douglas Alan Nielsen Homicide Douglas Alan Nielsen 17 YOA 1409 Elmhurst Ave. Humboldt, IA Humboldt County Case # 74-00512 October 18, 1974 Case summary by Jody Ewing n the early morning hours on Friday, October 18, 1974, Douglas A. Nielsen was shot and killed during a house […]

Lisa McCuddin

On January 30, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Lisa Ann McCuddin Homicide Lisa Ann McCuddin 23 YOA Near Holiday Inn Fort Dodge, IA Webster County October 2, 2004       Update Jennifer McCuddin, Lisa’s sister, has recently established a new Facebook page for Lisa. Please take a moment to visit Justice for Lisa McCuddin. Case Summary by Jody Ewing n October 2, […]

Angela Altman

On January 21, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Courtesy photo Jessica Altman and the Fort Dodge Messenger Angela Altman with baby Jessica in 1976 Angela Marie Altman Homicide Angela Marie Altman 22 YOA 215 S. 7th Street Fort Dodge, IA Webster County DCI Case #81-00528 January 24, 1981 Case summary compiled by Jody Ewing Four-year-old Jessica Marie Altman found her mother’s dead body […]

Gregory Howell

On December 31, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

Gregory John Howell Missing Person, Homicide Strongly Suspected Courtesy photo WHO-TV Channel 13, Des Moines Gregory Howell with his son. Howell went missing from Fort Dodge in January 2005, and homicide is suspected in his unsolved disappearance. Gregory John Howell Age at Report: 44 DOB: October 4, 1960 Race: White Height: 5’07” Weight: 170 lbs. […]

Bertha Mae Foy

On December 4, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

Webster County in Iowa Fort Dodge in Webster County Bertha Mae Foy Homicide Bertha Mae Foy 18 YOA Fort Dodge, IA Webster County August 9, 1987 ertha Mae Foy was killed in Fort Dodge, Iowa, on August 9, 1987. The young mother left behind three small children, ages 3, 2, and a 9-month-old baby. Two men were questioned […]

Lisa McCuddin: A Week Full of Memories

On October 2, 2010, in Anniversaries, The Families, Young Women, by Jody Ewing

There’s no doubt this has got to be a very tough week for the McCuddin family. Six years ago today, 23-year-old Lisa Ann McCuddin — a young mother of two small children — was shot and killed while riding as a passenger in a vehicle on its way to a Fort Dodge, Iowa, motel. Add […]