California

Disappearance of Elisa Lam

January 31, 2013 Los Angeles, California Elisa Lam disappears from the Stay on Main motel (previously called the Cecil Hotel) While investigating her disappearance, a video of Elisa acting strangely in the hotel's elevator was discovered, having been recorded February 1. She seems to be playfully hiding from someone as she enters and leaves the… Continue reading Disappearance of Elisa Lam

Female Killers · Florida

Woman kills baby for crying while she played FarmVille

January 20, 2010 Jacksonville, Florida Alexandra Tobias shakes her 3-month-old baby, Dylan Lee Edmondson, to death when the infant cried while she was playing FarmVille In the arrest report, it was Dylan was shaken and his head "could have" been hit against the computer's monitor according to Tobias. Also according to the arrest report, Dylan… Continue reading Woman kills baby for crying while she played FarmVille

Missouri

Man kills self in airport parking lot, found 8 months later 

January 17, 2017  Kansas City, Missouri  Randy Potter commits suicide in the parking lot of the Kansas City International Airport and, despite assurance from airport police his vehicle would be searched for, is not discovered for 8 months  Potter's actions leading up to his disappearance did not seem out of the ordinary, but according to… Continue reading Man kills self in airport parking lot, found 8 months later