Once Upon A Crime | True Crime
Once Upon A Crime | True Crime
Esther Ludlow
Join me as I dive into some of the most fascinating and thought provoking true crime stories told one chapter at a time. Kidnappings, murders, mysterious disappearances, serial killers, celebrity crime and more will be covered.
Episode 194: Serial Predator: Curtis Dean Anderson - Part 3
In Part 3 of this miniseries, Curtis Dean Anderson confesses to a high-profile missing child case.  He would be investigated for a series of abductions and murders of children in Northern California.  Was he a serial killer as he claimed or was it just another manipulation by this serial predator?
Jan 25
43 min
Wondery Presents: The Apology Line
If you could call a number and say you’re sorry, and no one would know...what would you apologize for? For fifteen years, you could call a number in Manhattan and do just that. This is the story of the line, and the man at the other end who became consumed by his own creation. Listen today at Wondery.fm/AL_OnceUponaCrime
Jan 19
6 min
Episode 193: Serial Predator: Curtis Dean Anderson - Part 2
In part two of this miniseries the bravery of an 8-year-old girl unmasks a serial predator named Curtis Dean Anderson. He would be linked to the disappearance of Xiana Fairchild.
Jan 18
44 min
Episode 192: Serial Predator: Curtis Dean Anderson - Part 1
A 7-year-old goes missing from Vallejo, California in 1999.  It would be some time before Xiana Fairchild would be linked to a serial predator who would ultimately be connected to several missing and murdered women and children in Northern California and beyond. This is the first part of a month-long series about serial predator Curtis Dean Anderson.
Jan 11
27 min
Episode 191: The Craziest Crime Stories of 2020 w/Leroy Luna
This week my special guest is Leroy Luna from Excuse Me, That's Illegal Podcast. We discuss some bizarre crimes, the dumbest criminals and crime stories that could only have happened in 2020.
Dec 14, 2020
1 hr 6 min
Episode 190: Cases You Probably Haven't Heard About, But Should Have
In this episode I'll share three true crime cases you may not have heard of, but should have.  My special guest host is Laurah from The Fall Line and One Strange Thing Podcasts.
Dec 7, 2020
1 hr 33 min
Episode 189: Body of Evidence: Stacy Peterson
Two women thought they'd met the man of their dreams. But one of them would be found dead of mysterious circumstances and one would go missing never to be seen again. Would justice prevail to convict Drew Peterson for these crimes?
Nov 16, 2020
53 min
Episode 188: Body of Evidence: Sierra LaMar
A teenager goes missing in Morgan Hill, California never to be seen again. It would take meticulous detective work to prove she'd been the victim of a murder and bring her killer to justice.
Nov 9, 2020
44 min
Episode 187: Body of Evidence: Anne Marie Fahey
This month's series features crimes that were solved...without a body. Tom Capano thought he'd pulled off the perfect murder when his ex-girlfriend disappeared. Meticulous detective work and dogged determination would be needed to solve the crime.
Nov 2, 2020
1 hr 15 min
Episode 186: Ghosts in the Attic: Daniel LaPlante
A story about a teenage stalker who hides in his victim's homes to prey upon them becomes an urban legend.  But, the true life and crimes of Daniel J. LaPlante would be a real-life horror story.
Oct 19, 2020
43 min
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