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Where In The World Is William Baekeland?

Wealthy people gave him money to plan trips but was he who he said he was?

William Baekeland is alleged to have conned people out of nearly $1 million. Image from Instagram

William Simon Baekland watched as fellow travelers talked about the voyage they were on. In March 2015, more than 60 people were on a cruise ship heading to Bouvet Island, arguably the most remote landmass in the world. It is in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean…

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Edward Anderson

Edward Anderson

Edward has written hundreds of acclaimed true crime articles and has won numerous awards for his short stories.