Sitcoms Online - Main Page / Message Boards - Main Page / News Blog / Photo Galleries / DVD Reviews / Buy TV Shows on DVD and Blu-ray

View Today's Active Threads / View New Posts / Mark All Boards Read / Chit Chat Board


Unsolved Mysteries Online Main Page / Show History / Episode Guide (1987-2002) / Wiki / Official Site / Lifetime Site / Lifetime Schedule / Spike TV Schedule / Robert Stack Tribute / Related Links /
True Crime Shows Message Board
/ All Other Cases Message Board / Buy The Best of Unsolved Mysteries DVD / Buy Unsolved Mysteries - The Ultimate Collection DVD

Unsolved Mysteries: UFOs

Buy Unsolved Mysteries: UFOs DVD Set
Unsolved Mysteries: Ghosts

Buy Unsolved Mysteries: Ghosts DVD Set
Unsolved Mysteries: Miracles

Buy Unsolved Mysteries: Miracles DVD Set
Unsolved Mysteries: Bizarre Murders

Buy Unsolved Mysteries: Bizarre Murders DVD Set
Unsolved Mysteries: Psychics

Buy Unsolved Mysteries: Psychics DVD Set
Unsolved Mysteries: Strange Legends

Buy Unsolved Mysteries: Strange Legends DVD Set


Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums  

Go Back   Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums > Unsolved Mysteries
User Name
Password


Welcome to the Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, search, view attachments, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

SitcomsOnline.com News Blog Headlines Twitter Facebook Instagram RSS

TVGN to Rebrand as POP; Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of September 22, 2014)
Sitcom Anniversaries Galore: Friends 20th Anniversary Marathon on TBS; Cosby Show's 30th Anniversary Stunt on TV Land
TV Land Fall 2014 Schedule Part 2; Gillian Jacobs 'Loves' Netflix with New Show for 2016
BET Fall 2014 Schedule with Fresh Prince; Michael Che Will Join Colin Jost at SNL Weekend Update Desk
Centic Fall 2014 Schedule; Hallmark Hall of Fame Movies to Move to Hallmark Channel
Summer 2014 Week 16 Sitcom Ratings
SitcomsOnline Digest: Pilots Coming Together for 2015-2016 TV Season (and a Full House Update); New VEI Releases


New on DVD/Blu-ray (September)

New Girl - The Complete Season Three The Goldbergs - The Complete First Season The Big Bang Theory - The Complete Seventh Season Brooklyn Nine-Nine - Season One How I Met Your Mother - The Ninth and Legendary Final Season Modern Family - The Complete Fifth Season

09/02 - Benson - Season 1 (Mill Creek) / Season 2 / Seasons 1 & 2
09/02 - The Dick Van Dyke Show - Halloween Episodes Collection
09/02 - It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia - The Complete Season Nine
09/02 - The League - The Complete Season Five
09/02 - New Girl - The Complete Season Three
09/02 - Soap - Season 1 (Mill Creek) / Season 2 / Seasons 1 & 2
09/02 - What's Happening!! - Season 1 (Mill Creek) / Season 2 / Seasons 1 & 2
09/09 - The Goldbergs - The Complete First Season
09/11 - Growing Up Fisher - Season One
09/16 - About a Boy - Season One
09/16 - Awkward - Season 3
09/16 - The Big Bang Theory - The Complete Seventh Season (Blu-ray/DVD)
09/16 - South Park - Season 17 (Blu-ray)
09/23 - Brooklyn Nine-Nine - Season One
09/23 - How I Met Your Mother - The Ninth and Legendary Final Season / The Complete Series
09/23 - Mama's Family - The Complete Fifth Season / The Complete Collection
09/23 - Modern Family - The Complete Fifth Season
09/23 - Mom - The Complete First Season
09/30 - The Donna Reed Show - Season 1 (MPI)
09/30 - Mike & Molly - The Complete Fourth Season
Other TV Series:
09/02 - Grey's Anatomy - The Complete Tenth Season
09/09 - Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. - The Complete First Season (Blu-ray)
09/16 - CSI: Crime Scene Investigation - The Fourteenth Season
09/16 - Castle - The Complete Sixth Season
09/23 - Nashville - The Complete Second Season
09/23 - Scandal - The Complete Third Season
More TV DVD Releases / DVD Reviews Archive / SitcomsOnline Digest


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 01-31-2008, 03:59 PM   #16
mozartpc27
Forum Regular
Vigilante Logician
 
Join Date: Mar 09, 2006
Location: Philadelphia
Posts: 724
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by kadrmas15
Mozart, I was wondering your opinion of my post that was right before yours? It seems you and I share the theory that it was likely that whoever did this, had been staking out the Freeman home the night this happened and had probably spent hours watching it and had planned this for sometime.

Yes, I agree that the likelihood is that someone targeted the place (because of the girls), stalked it out for awhile, then picked a moment to strike after planning it for some time.
__________________
"You can't say the words that the rock makes you feel like." - Patty Johnson
  Reply With Quote
Old 08-04-2010, 12:03 PM   #17
Coffeeface
Frequent Poster
Coffeeface
 
Coffeeface's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 30, 2010
Location: Texas
Posts: 40
Default

Yep, I always thought that about this case. I didn't really think the cops had anything to do with it. Just my opinion. Oh, the link to the news report doesn't work?
__________________

"Never, never doubt what no one is sure about." -Wily Wonka
  Reply With Quote
Old 08-05-2010, 02:49 PM   #18
Orange_Sody_84
Frequent Poster
Member
 
Orange_Sody_84's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 05, 2010
Location: Myrtle Beach
Posts: 215
Default

Augh.... *rubs temples* this is one of those cases that bugs the hell out of me. the segment was so haunting. one moment their enjoying Birthday Cake the next moment the trailer is engulfed in flames. unfortunately I think the girls are dead. that someone staked out the place and abducted them and prolly killed them later. I also don't believe the cops had anything to do with it. despite their alleged soddy investigative work. the fire just screams out as a coverup to destroy evidence.
  Reply With Quote
Old 03-22-2011, 09:07 AM   #19
TheCars1986
Senior Member
Member
 
TheCars1986's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 22, 2008
Location: Maryland
Posts: 4,205
Default

I'm reading a book on serial killer Tommy Lynn Sells where he confessed to the crime. He claimed he was high on drugs on the night and he blacked out in intervals. But his M.O. was to target desolate trailer homes, but only one of his known victims was shot, all others were either killed by blunt force to the head or a slit throat. I think Sells was just trying to gain more notoriety because he claimed to have shot Danny, then Kathy with a shotgun, then he stabbed Kathy to make sure she was dead and then hacked up Danny's body with an axe. He went on to say he found the two girls huddled in a room together and he took them to a remote location and killed them. None of this really fits his MO other than the trailer. He always killed his victims in the location he broke in, and it was usually with a baseball bat or knife. I still think Laura and Ashley are (unfortunately) dead and have just yet to be found.
  Reply With Quote
Old 03-22-2011, 11:27 AM   #20
Jason K
Frequent Poster
Member
 
Join Date: Jul 05, 2010
Posts: 58
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by TheCars1986
I'm reading a book on serial killer Tommy Lynn Sells where he confessed to the crime. He claimed he was high on drugs on the night and he blacked out in intervals. But his M.O. was to target desolate trailer homes, but only one of his known victims was shot, all others were either killed by blunt force to the head or a slit throat. I think Sells was just trying to gain more notoriety because he claimed to have shot Danny, then Kathy with a shotgun, then he stabbed Kathy to make sure she was dead and then hacked up Danny's body with an axe. He went on to say he found the two girls huddled in a room together and he took them to a remote location and killed them. None of this really fits his MO other than the trailer. He always killed his victims in the location he broke in, and it was usually with a baseball bat or knife. I still think Laura and Ashley are (unfortunately) dead and have just yet to be found.

Have you seen the 48 Hours episode "Krystal's Courage?" It's about one of Sells' young survivors.

Would you recommend the book?
  Reply With Quote
Old 03-22-2011, 01:00 PM   #21
TheCars1986
Senior Member
Member
 
TheCars1986's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 22, 2008
Location: Maryland
Posts: 4,205
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Jason K
Have you seen the 48 Hours episode "Krystal's Courage?" It's about one of Sells' young survivors.

Would you recommend the book?

Never seen it, and if you like true crime books I would recommend it. Although the chapter about the Dardeen family massacre actually made me put the book down because it made me sick. I've read hundreds of true crime books (with some pretty disturbing details) and I've never had that happen.
  Reply With Quote
Old 03-22-2011, 01:55 PM   #22
Jason K
Frequent Poster
Member
 
Join Date: Jul 05, 2010
Posts: 58
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by TheCars1986
Never seen it, and if you like true crime books I would recommend it. Although the chapter about the Dardeen family massacre actually made me put the book down because it made me sick. I've read hundreds of true crime books (with some pretty disturbing details) and I've never had that happen.

What's the name of the book?

The 48 Hours episode can be seen here.
  Reply With Quote
Old 03-23-2011, 11:18 AM   #23
TheCars1986
Senior Member
Member
 
TheCars1986's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 22, 2008
Location: Maryland
Posts: 4,205
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Jason K
What's the name of the book?

The 48 Hours episode can be seen here.

It's called "Through the Window" by Diane Fanning.
  Reply With Quote
Old 04-08-2012, 02:30 AM   #24
LaurierCrimmajor
Frequent Poster
Member
 
LaurierCrimmajor's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 11, 2010
Posts: 70
Default

Few thoughts on this case, which has been so unsettling and sad since my first viewing.

Something that has always severely bothered me about this case(well, among several things)was the failure to initally find Danny Freeman's body in the burned wreckage with an apparent shotgun blast to the face/torso.....While human error is an obvious alternative(local Barney Fife's aren't rare), I'm curious if they have ever nailed down that Danny did indeed die in the house fire or was possibly planted at the crime scene post-mortem? Surely had he been burned after the original fire or possibly burned with the use of accelerants, the forensics taken from tissue samples would've showed up in a different stage than that of his wife, no? I'm quite familiar with forensics and feel this is something that could've been nailed down.

I'm really curious as to when the local PD recused themselves from the case and the OKCBI took over? I tend to think that had the original discovery not warranted both bodies and a second, civilian search DID find Mr. Freeman, this would've been something of grave interest by the new investigators and given them a new avenue to investigate. Now, I don't know if PD were involved, but the investigation in a potential second party dropping the body back in the crimescene seems very plausible.

I'm wondering if the angle of Danny Freeman possibly not being killed at the same time as his wife is something that could shed some light on this baffling case?
  Reply With Quote
Reply



Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:57 AM.


Frequently Asked Questions

1) How do I contact Unsolved Mysteries with information on segments?

If you any information on cases, you can contact them via:

Website: www.unsolved.com

Contact form on official Unsolved Mysteries site

Please note that their old mailing address and 1-800 phone number no longer work.


2) Where can I watch Unsolved Mysteries?

Lifetime

Lifetime Schedule / Lifetime Site

Spike TV

Unsolved Mysteries launched on Spike TV on Monday, October 13, 2008.

Unsolved Mysteries explores unsolved cases in which you, the viewer, can help solve a case. The show includes cases from a variety of categories: Murder, Missing Persons, Wanted Fugitives, UFOs, Ghosts, Fraud, Legends, Science/Medicine, among others. The new Unsolved Mysteries programs will consist of re-creations of the events, along with interviews with the subjects, participants and authorities, documentary footage and news footage. Entirely new graphics, special effects, music and title sequences were created for the Spike broadcasts, along with new narration and host stand-ups by Dennis Farina. They will broadcast 175 episodes.

Spike TV Schedule



Although the administrators and moderators of the Sitcoms Online Message Boards will attempt to keep all objectionable messages off this forum, it is impossible for us to review all messages. All messages express the views of the author, and neither the owners of the Sitcoms Online Message Boards, nor Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. (developers of vBulletin) will be held responsible for the content of any message. The owners of the Sitcoms Online Message Boards reserve the right to remove, edit, move or close any thread for any reason.

Powered by: vBulletin Version 3.5.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.