A Town Targeted on Halloween, Was it a Hoax, or Something More Sinister?

When residents started receiving letters, telling their personal details and littered with threats, no one knew what to make of it? Was this an elaborate prank, or would they all wind up dead?

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The Crime

Halloween night 1988, someone had mailed at least 63 letters to residents in Lancaster, California. The…

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Lisa Marie Fuqua

Lisa Marie Fuqua

True Crime Writer in Las Vegas. I used to be a Web Developer in the Newsroom, now I spend my time in coffee shops researching murder.