The innocent babysitter having to fend for herself and fight off or flee from a murderer in a house, either her own or the unfamiliar home of a family she works for, is a popular urban legend and the plot to many a teen slasher movie or campfire story… But sadly, as with most urban legends, it is a tale that does have some basis in reality, as we will see in the two cases covered in today’s episode.
Content Warnings: unsolved murders, sexual assault, assaults against minors, negligent law enforcement
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This episode was researched by Haley Gray and written by Suzy St John.
Content editing & production assistance by Jesse Hawke.
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