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Forensic Files Season 12 Episodes

33 Episodes 2007 - 2008

Episode 1

As the Tide Turns

Wed, Jun 20, 2007 25 mins

The 2002 murder of Florida resident April Barber, who was shot and killed on a beach. The victim's husband, Justin Barber, was also shot, but was later convicted of killing his wife.

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Episode 2

A Tight Leash

Wed, Jun 27, 2007 25 mins

The 2004 death of Charlene Hummert, who was strangled with a rope in her Pennsylvania home. The victim's husband, Brian David Hummert, was convicted of murder.

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Episode 3

Muffled Cries

Wed, Jul 4, 2007 25 mins

The 2004 murder of Florida insurance adjuster Katrina Froeschle, who was killed while visiting a home to assess storm damage. Jason Funk, who was renting the house, later admitted to killing the victim after trying to rape her.

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Episode 4

Wheel of Misfortune

Wed, Oct 24, 2007 25 mins

The 2005 murder of Christie Wilson, who disappeared after leaving a California casino, is recalled. Mario Flavio Garcia was convicted in 2006 of killing Wilson after meeting her at the casino and spending time drinking and gambling with her.

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Episode 5

Skirting the Evidence

Wed, Jul 18, 2007 25 mins

The 1996 murder of Memphis resident Shannon Sanderson is recalled. She was abducted from her home and killed after winning money at a casino in Tunica, Tennessee. Gerald Lee Powers was convicted of the murder in 1998 and sentenced to death.

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Episode 6

Small Town Terror

Wed, Jul 25, 2007 25 mins

The case of pipe bomber James Genrich, a Colorado man who was convicted of killing two people in 1991. He was sentenced in 1993 to life in prison without parole.

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Episode 7

Fresh Heir

Wed, Aug 1, 2007 25 mins

The 1986 murder of Wisconsin resident Lynnea Gran, who was bludgeoned in a grocery store. The case went unsolved for years, until DNA evidence led to the arrest and conviction of the victim's son, Rodger Allen Gran.

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Episode 8

Ticker Tape

Wed, Aug 8, 2007 25 mins

The 2000 murder of Australian David Crawford, who was killed with an axe during a robbery. The victim's pacemaker recorded the exact time of death and led to the conviction of Ivan John Jones, a suspect who did not have an alibi for that specific time.

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Episode 9

Step by Step

Wed, Aug 15, 2007 25 mins

An elderly woman's fatal fall down a flight of steps is dismissed as an accident until the police receive a tip indicating otherwise.

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Episode 10

Blanket of Evidence

Wed, Aug 22, 2007 25 mins

The body of a missing university student is found in a ravine.

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Episode 11

Fired-Up

Wed, Aug 29, 2007 25 mins

A house fire that killed a woman is investigated, and a heater appears to have started the blaze, but officials soon suspect foul play.

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Episode 12

Two in a Million

Wed, Sep 5, 2007 25 mins

The murders of Dale and Glee Ewell, and their daughter, Tiffany, in their Fresno home in 1992. The couple's son, Dana, was convicted in the case, which involved a trust fund. Joel Radovcich, a friend of Dana's, was convicted for his role in the crimes.

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Episode 13

Bitter Brew

Wed, Sep 12, 2007 25 mins

The abduction and murder of Adolph Coors III in 1960 is recalled. Coors's body was discovered seven months after his family received a ransom note from an alleged kidnapper. After a lengthy investigation, former Fulbright scholar Joseph Corbett was convicted of murdering Coors.

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Episode 14

Message in a Bottle

Wed, Sep 19, 2007 23 mins

Police search for the killer of a Missouri woman who is found dead in her apartment.

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Episode 15

Sharper Image

Wed, Sep 26, 2007 25 mins

The 1997 rape and murder of 9-year-old Sharra Ferger in Pasco County, Florida is recalled. Gary Elishi Cochran (the victim's uncle) and Gary Steven Cannon were convicted for their roles in the crimes and both received life sentences.

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Episode 16

Insulated Evidence

Wed, Oct 3, 2007 23 mins

It's usually easy to determine how a criminal entered the crime scene. But in this case, it was far from clear. It looked like the killer vanished into thin air...and perhaps he had.

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Episode 17

Cold Hearted

Wed, Oct 10, 2007 23 mins

When a young fireman died from what appeared to be serious but undiagnosed heart disease, his family and friends were devastated but they had no proof of foul play. Then they learned that, six years earlier in a nearby town, a young police officer died in the same way. The men had one thing in common: at the time of their deaths, they were married to the same woman.

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Episode 18

Quite a Spectacle

Wed, Oct 31, 2007 25 mins

A woman is murdered in her home, and clues include a pair of eyeglasses and a shoeprint in a squashed tomato.

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Episode 19

Transaction Failed

Wed, Nov 7, 2007 25 mins

The investigation into a missing Texas school teacher is aided by an ATM transaction and a shoelace.

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Episode 20

The Day the Music Died

Wed, Nov 14, 2007 25 mins

The mystery surrounding the 1993 slaying of Mia Zapata, the lead singer for the Seattle punk-rock band the Gits, is solved a decade later with DNA evidence.

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Episode 21

Sole Survivor

Wed, Nov 21, 2007 25 mins

The case of a missing Michigan State University student.

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Episode 22

Insignificant Others

Wed, Dec 12, 2007 25 mins

A report on Georgia dentist Barton Corbin, who confessed to killing his wife, Jennifer, and former girlfriend Dolly Hearn; and staging the killings to look like suicides.

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Episode 23

Catch 22

Mon, Dec 17, 2007 25 mins

The 1996 murder of Connecticut resident Gayle Isleib, who was shot and killed in her driveway by co-worker Tyrone Montgomery. Montgomery was sentenced to 60 years for the murder and received another five years for plotting to kidnap the victim.

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Episode 24

A Cinderella Story

Mon, Dec 24, 2007 25 mins

The 1993 rape and murder of Janet Siclari, who was killed in New Jersey. Thomas Jabin Berry was convicted, and sentenced to two life terms.

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Episode 25

Screen Pass

Mon, Jan 7, 2008 23 mins

The 1991 disappearance of Black Forest, Colorado teenager Heather Dawn Church is recalled. Church's remains were found two years later on a remote Colorado road. The victim's neighbour, Robert Charles Browne, was convicted of the murder and given a life sentence.

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Episode 26

Pressed for Crime

Mon, Jan 14, 2008 25 mins

The 1991 murder of Myrtle Beach resident Heather Stigliano is recalled. The victim was killed by James Bernard Whipple during a robbery.

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Episode 27

Finger Pane

Mon, Jan 21, 2008 25 mins

The 2001 murders of Texas residents Cammy Lynn Keleman and Dana Denise Feazell are investigated.

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Episode 28

Good as Gold

Wed, Jan 23, 2008 25 mins

The 2004 murders of Leslie Mazzara and Adriane Insogna of Napa, California are investigated. The women were stabbed to death as they slept in their home. Eric Matthew Copple, a co-worker of Insogna, pleaded guilty to the killings.

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Episode 29

Freedom Fighter

Mon, Feb 11, 2008 25 mins

The exoneration of convicted murderer Roy Arthur Brown is examined. Brown was found guilty of the 1991 killing of New York social worker Sabina Kulakowski and sentenced to prison, based in part on bite marks found on the victim. However, DNA evidence would later prove that Brown was innocent.

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Episode 30

Dog Day Afternoon

Mon, Feb 18, 2008 25 mins

The 2004 murder of Florida resident Cathy Lamb, who was bludgeoned to death with a tire iron in her home, is recalled. The victim's husband, Jeffrey Lamb, was convicted of the crime and given a life sentence.

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Episode 31

Shattered Innocence

Fri, Mar 7, 2008 25 mins

The 1998 murder of Texas trial lawyer Leslie Vaughn, who was shot while sleeping. The victim's son Brian was convicted of murder and given a 33-year sentence.

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Episode 32

All "Butt" Certain

Fri, Mar 14, 2008 25 mins

The 1998 murder of Ohio resident Judith Johnson is recalled. Johnson's son-in-law, Clarence Elkins, was originally convicted of the crimes, but was exonerated by DNA evidence.

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Episode 33

Jean Pool

Fri, Apr 18, 2008 25 mins

The 1984 murder of Middle Tennessee State student Laura Salmon, who was killed by numerous blows to the head. The victim's ex-boyfriend, David Kyle Gilley, was convicted of the murder after his DNA was found on a pair of men's jeans that were covering the vicitim's body.

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