ali gilmore

Ali Gilmore

By Alexia Carrasco

 

At 30-years-old, Tallahassee resident, Ali Gilmore, was finally able to check off her goals she worked so hard for. She landed a good job at the Florida Department of Health as an analyst, was pregnant with her first child, and had purchased her first home in a good community. All that was taken away when she seemed to vanish in thin air. Read more

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Anna Marie Mullin

By Chase Carle

 

Strawberry blonde hair, a beautiful smile and an infectiously friendly personality — those are just some of the ways friends and family describe Anna Marie Mullin.

Sure, she’d had a hard life – a childhood filled with trauma and an adulthood filled with alcohol — but her generosity was never questioned. Read more

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Willie Coffee Sr.

By Jennifer Graham

 

He didn’t deserve to die like that.

Willie Coffee Jr., also known as “Little Willie,” says his father was on the right track and trying to change his life. He was fighting the vicious cycle of addiction. Then someone came along and took Willie Coffee Sr.’s life. Read more

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Michael Cohen

By Matthew Farina

 

Michael Cohen Jr. loved his family.

His father, Michael Cohen Sr., remembers this vividly. At an Arlington Country Day School first-grade piano recital, the elder Cohen said his only son stood on stage and gave an unexpected introduction.

“Before sitting down to play his piece,” the retired U.S. Navy veteran recalls, “Michael turned to the crowd and said, ‘My name’s Michael Cohen Jr. and I’m the handsome son of Mr. and Mrs. Cohen.’” Read more

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Shirley Badger Trenner

By Katherine Hamilton

 

Shirley Badger Trenner’s fascination for the new and exotic had always been obvious to those around her, whether it was owning one of the first microwaves, or trying new cuisines. Her interest in technology led her to work at a computer store in her retired years—but no one ever could’ve known she would be senselessly attacked and murdered while opening the store.

In 1985, Trenner was taken at 61-years-old from her friends and family when someone entered the store Learn-A-Bit About Computers in Palm Harbor, Florida, Pinellas County, attacked her and stole her car; the stolen vehicle turned up later At Courtney Campbell Causeway in Clearwater. Read more

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Arrest made in Nikki Redden case

Police arrest man for 2016 murder of Jacksonville woman

By: Stephanie Brown, News 104.5 WOKV

Nearly two years after a 25-year-old was found dead on a Baldwin roadway, the man believed to be responsible has been arrested.

The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office has arrested 59-year-old Dennis Mixon for arson and murder. The arrest report does not give any additional information at this time regarding the motive for the murder, and how arson was involved in the death. Read more

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Cold Case Spotlight – Paul Seidenstricker

By Carole Hawkins

 

Patty O’Rourke checks back with the police every few years, hoping for new information about her first husband, Paul Seidenstricker, and his 1994 murder.

“Unless you bug them, you don’t hear anything,” she said. “It’s been a couple of years. I need to ask them about it again.”

She knows Paul was killed after leaving work late one winter night. His car crashed into a parked car near 17th and Hubbard streets in Jacksonville, Florida. A witness saw someone running from Paul’s vehicle. Read more

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Cold Case Spotlight – Bryan Wrigley

By Carole Hawkins

Somebody knows who killed Bryan Wrigley.

That’s what his mother, Mandy Wrigley, believes. There was just too much physical evidence at the crash scene. Too much damage for the hit-and-run driver to hide. A witness who saw the driver speeding away. Read more

frances gordon

Cold Case Spotlight – Frances Gordon

Frances Ann Gordon, or Frankie to those that knew and loved her, was a 37-year-old mother, wife, daughter, sister, family member and friend to countless individuals still waiting for answers in her unsolved murder. Read more

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Cold Case Spotlight – Vera Sullivan

By Carole Hawkins

Tamica Jackson recalls many details of her early childhood, even though it’s been more that 30 years since those times. Those years growing up in Northwest Jacksonville surrounded by her father, mother, two older brothers and two older sisters. Read more