Case 277: Linda Slaten

Mar 23, 08:24 AM

*** Content warnings: Sexual assault, domestic violence ***

Jeff and Tim Slaten woke on the morning of Friday, September 4 1981, to find their home teeming with police. Their mother, Linda, had been raped and murdered during the night. Neither brother heard a thing, and despite the killer having left pivotal evidence behind, it quickly became clear that this wasn’t an open-and-shut case.


Narration – Anonymous Host
Research & writing – Milly Raso 
Creative direction – Milly Raso
Production and music – Mike Migas
Music – Andrew D.B. Joslyn

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