Episode 14 - The Slenderman Stabbing & The Holiday Inn Fire

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By Amber Clifton & Erika Petersen, Amber Clifton, and Erika Petersen. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

In this episode, Amber covers the Slenderman stabbing. On May 31, 2014 in Waukesha, Wisconsin, two 12-year old girls lured their friend Payton "Bella" Leutner into the woods and stabbed her 19 times. The girls claimed that they did this to appease the fictional character, Slenderman. Bella survived after crawling out of the woods and to a nearby road where a bicyclist found her and called for help.
Amber pulled her sources from:
HBO Documentary "Beware the Slenderman" Directed by Irene Taylor Brodsky
Wikipedia
Then Erika covers the Holiday Inn Fire. On November 26, 1978 a fire broke out at the Holiday Inn Northwest in the town of Greece, New York near Rochester. 10 people lost their lives and 34 were injured. The investigation to determine if it was an accident or arson went on for many years.
Erika pulled her sources from:
www.democratandchronicles.com
www.google.com/newspapers
Lodi News Sentinel

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