Tag: Alabama

The Murder of Cynthia Davis

EARLY LIFE: Very little is publicly known about Cynthia Davis’ early life. According to her stepfather, Alan Merryman, she was the perfect sister to her siblings and would always protect them. He also describes her as having been a daddy’s girl growing up. During the 1990s, Cynthia’s family relocated from California to northern Alabama. It

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Marshall County John Doe

DISCOVERY: On the morning of April 15, 1997, a 17-year-old fisherman was fishing in a rural area in Marshall County, Alabama, northwest of Arab in a creek off Eagle Rock Drive. Whilst there, he discovered a headless body, with its legs bound together at the ankles with rope and wire ties. Air fresheners were found

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The Disappearance of Marquez Duncan Jr.

*UPDATE: The Tuskegee Police Department has revealed that remains found on April 1, 2021 are those of Marquez Duncan Jr. The case is now an active homicide investigation.* EARLY LIFE: Marquez Duncan Jr. was born of May 18, 1998 to parents Darnell and Tateshia Stevens Duncan. He was a native of the state of Georgia who had

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The Disappearance of Daniel Barter

EARLY LIFE: Daniel Barter was born on December 12, 1954 to parents Maxine and Paul Barter. The third youngest of seven siblings, he lived in the 1700 block of Thrush Drive in Mobile, Alabama. Daniel’s nickname growing up was Danny, and his mother described him as a very sweet and pretty kid. At the time

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