29 Unsolved Murders That Will Send Shivers Down Your Spine

These cold cases chill us to the bone.

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1. The Mystifying Case of the Black Dahlia

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2. The Smiley Face Killer: If He Exists, He’s One of the World’s Most Prolific Murderers

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3. A Killer Calls: The Unsolved Murder of Dorothy Jane Scott

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4. Cruelly Slain: The Brutal Austin Yogurt Shop Murders of 1991 Remain Unsolved Decades Later

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5. The Chilling, Unsolved Dardeen Family Murders

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6. Lady of the Dunes: Was the Unidentified Cape Cod Murder Victim an Extra in Jaws

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7. In Cold Blood: The Brutal 1959 Murder of the Walker Family

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8. Edgar Allan Poe and the Mysterious Murder of New York Beauty Mary Rogers

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9. 9 Murder Victims Whose Names Are Unknown

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10. The Grimes Sisters

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11. Caroline Luard: The Seal Chart Murder

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12. William Desmond Taylor, Hollywood's Favorite Director

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13. The Infamous Hinterkaifeck Murders

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14. 9 Unidentified Victims of Cold Cases

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15. The Villisca Axe Murders

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16. The Unsolved Killing of Georgette Bauerdorf

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17. 8 Terrifying Serial Killers Who Haven’t Been Caught

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18. Who Put Bella in the Wych Elm?

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19. The Phantom Killer and the Texarkana Murders

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20. Gunter Stoll and the Mysterious YOGTZE Note

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21. The Axeman of New Orleans

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22. The Benny Evangelist Family Massacre

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23. Bella Wright and the Man with a Green Bicycle

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24. The Servant Girl Annihilator

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25. The Brutal Killing of Young Margaret Martin

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26. The Unsolved Slaying of a Town Bully

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27. The Unsolved Murders of Cabin 28

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28. Murder in Wisconsin: What Happened to Little Buddy Schumacher Jr.?

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29. Who Killed Hazel Drew? The Little-Known 1908 Murder Case That Inspired Twin Peaks

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