Monthly Archives: April 2013

Officials building case against Fall River man in 1988 homicide

Gayle Botelho was overheard speaking with someone outside her apartment door.

It was Thursday, Oct. 27, 1988. The time was between 4:30 and 5 p.m.

Botelho, 32, told her live-in boyfriend’s brother, who was in the bathroom taking a shower, to tell his brother that she would return home in five minutes.

Botelho apparently did not intend to go anywhere for long. She left behind her purse, her wallet and her driver’s license.

But she was never seen again.

Gayle Botelho was overheard speaking with someone outside her apartment door.

It was Thursday, Oct. 27, 1988. The time was between 4:30 and 5 p.m.

Botelho, 32, told her live-in boyfriend’s brother, who was in the bathroom taking a shower, to tell his brother that she would return home in five minutes.

Botelho apparently did not intend to go anywhere for long. She left behind her purse, her wallet and her driver’s

Read more at: http://www.heraldnews.com/article/20130415/NEWS/304159460

The killer nobody wants to talk about

Published April 3, 2013 at 1:05 p.m.

I’ve been warned in the past not to talk about a secret killer of white men in Wisconsin who prey on drunken, college-age males in order to find a way to drown them in the river.

I’ve been warned by police officials, editors and even some colleagues in town who admit although it’s a well-known criminal theory that surfaces with each new mysterious drowning, discussing the matter in a public forum just doesn’t do anyone much good.

After

Read more at: http://onmilwaukee.com/buzz/articles/smileyfacekiler.html