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Bodies In the Bayous

56 EpisodesProduced by Gretchen Scanlon & Morgan Kelly Website

Become a Paid Subscriber: in the Bayous, a podcast hosted by Morgan & Gretchen, true friend who shared an interest in true crime. In our spare time we looked into cold cases and said "what can we do to bring more awareness?", from that the podcast w… read more

56 Episodes | 2021 - 2023

The Lover's Lane Murders-Cheryl Henry, Garland "Andy" Atkinson, Tara Suzette Breckenridge

April 19th, 2023


Join us as we bring the case of a couple who was murdered at Lover's Lane and that would be connected to another attack and robbery through DNA.

"The Golden Girls"

April 8th, 2023


Listen as we introduce an outlier to our timeline in the Texas Killing Fields, Lena Jean Britt who brings light to other elderly women murdered in or …

Back to the Texas Killing Fields: "The Tourniquet Killer" Anthony Allen Shore

March 29th, 2023


When an anonymous call comes in to the KPRC news tipline investigators begin to follow clues left by a serial killer who is terrorizing the Houston …

Back to the Texas Killing Fields: The Donut Shop Murders

March 21st, 2023


Follow us as we bring you the reign of terror committed by the nomadic gypsy family know as the McCrary Clan. The clan would terrorize workers at …

Back to the Texas Killing Fields: Twisted Family the McCrary's

March 1st, 2023


Was there a link between Sherman McCrary's family of killers and the Texas Killing Fields? Follow us as we discuss the McCrary family were killing is …

Back to the Texas Killing Fields: The Sunday Slasher and Evil Eyes

February 21st, 2023


Listen to today's episode as we present Watts's Confessions and the consequences when you make a deal with the devil.

Back to the Texas Killing Fields: The Sunday Slasher Coral Eugene Watts

February 6th, 2023


In this episode we bring you another serial killer who was active in the area known as the Texas Killing Fields during 1981-1982. 

The lasting impact of Henry Lee Lucas

January 30th, 2023


Listen as we discuss the impact that Lucas' confessions had on the investigations and involvement in the area known as The Texas Killing Fields. 

Back To the Texas Killing Fields: Henry Lee Lucas The Galveston County Confessions: Christine Wilson, James Edward Cox, Suzie Bowers & Roy Wayne Hallmark

January 25th, 2023


In today's episode we bring you the confession's that Lucas made in Galveston Co. and surrounding areas. Is it possible that Lucas and his accomplice …

Back To the Texas Killing Fields: Kate Rich

January 17th, 2023


Join us as we discuss the brutal murders of Kate Rich and Freida "Becky" Powell by Henry Lee Lucas. 

Back To the Texas Killing Fields: Henry Lee Lucus

January 9th, 2023


In this episode we give some background on who was Herny Lee Lucas. Could he have killed some of the women in the Texas Killing Fields? 

The Candy Man: The Fallout - John Paul Norman & The Odyssey Foundation

December 27th, 2022


Join us as we wrap up season 2 and discuss the connections between Dean Corll and John Paul Norman's Odyssey Foundation in Dallas Texas.  

The Candy Man: Giving A Name to the Remains: Prt 6 Willard Branch Frank Aguirre Johnny Delone Billy & Michael Baulch Steve Sickman Roy Bunton Richard Hembree Jay Simoneax James Dreymala Richard Kepner

December 20th, 2022


Join us as we bring you the stories of the remaining victims of Corll's reign of terror and degradation of young men. Some will remain unidentified for years while others will be misidentified for decades. 

The Candy Man: Giving A Name To The Remains: Part 5, Raymond "Ray" Stanley Blackburn &William "Billy" Ray Lawrence

November 9th, 2022


Join us as we continue to bring you the identity of the young male victims of Dean Corall. Ray Blackburn was abducted as he attempted to hitch hike back to Baton Rouge La to be with his family. Billy Lawrance was a …

The Candy Man: Giving a name to the Remains Part 4: Charles Cobble, Marty Ray Jones, John Manning Sellars, Homer Garcia

November 3rd, 2022


Jion us as we discussed the inconstancies in the confession of two friends who fall victim to Corll and his accomplices, Marty Ray Jones and Charles Cobble. During this episode we discuss the John Manning Sellars an …

The Candy Man: Giving A Name To The Remains: Part 3: The Unidentified and Missing, Mark Scott, Bobby French, David Yeager

October 17th, 2022


One of Dean Corll's victims still remains unidentified to this day could he be Bobby French or David Yeager? Who is Bobby French where did he from …

The Candy Man: Giving A Name To The Remains: Part 2, Randall Lee Harvey, Greg Malley Winkle, David Hilligriest, Rueben Wilford Watson Haney

October 12th, 2022


Join us as we continue to talk about the family's search for what happened to their sons and arduous task of identifying the remains of Corll's victims. 

The Candy Man: Giving A Name To The Remains: Jeffery Allen, James Glass, Danny Yates, Donals Waldrop, Jerry Lee Waldrop

October 5th, 2022


In today's episode we are bringing you the names of the first victims in the Candyman's reign of terror and the broken families he left behind. …

The Candy Man: The Trials "The worse Crimes Ever Committed"

September 7th, 2022


In this episode we discuss what happened in the trials of Elmer Wyne Henley and David Owen Brooks. Some of the details during the trial would have …

The Candy Man: The Teenage Accomplices: David Owen Brooks and Elmer Wayne Henley

August 24th, 2022


Uncover the story behind the Candyman's two teenage accomplices, David Owen Brooks and Elmer Wayne Henley. Why would they participant in these …

Trailer: Season 2 "The Candyman"

August 17th, 2022


Listen as we introduce you to our next season "The Candyman" 

The Candy Man: Episode 3 Who was the Candy Man?

August 17th, 2022


In this episode we dive into who Dean Corll was, aka the Candy Man. He got his name from the many candy stores that his mother owned and operated. He …

The Candyman: Evil Unearthed

August 3rd, 2022


Day two began with the removal of more bodies from the boat shed, only to find out through the confession of Dean Corll's teenage accomplices/victims that there were more bodies located at Lake Sam Rayburn and High …

The Candyman: Mama I Killed Dean

July 27th, 2022


  • The Candyman a.k.a Dean Arnold Corll, also known as Houston's Mass Murder, stalked and murder young boys in Houston and surrounding suburbs from …

Texas Killing Feilds: Into The Murky Water: Amanda Nicole Kellum, Bridgette Lynn Gearen & Arionna Parham

July 14th, 2022


Amanda Nicole Kellum, a lifetime Galveston County resident was found murdered, in Omega Bay on November 6, 1979. What happened to her?

Bridgette Lynn …

Texas Killing Fields: Lost in the Mist: Tot Harriman, Sarah Lewis Trusty, Teressa Vanegas

June 22nd, 2022


Where is 57 year old Tot Harriman, she was looking for property between League City and Corpse Cristy when her and her car disappeared on July 12, …

Texas Killing Fields, A Family Affair. Dean and Tina Clouse, Detta Dee Taylor Maris, Catherine Anne Hammel, Hope Ann Moore

June 16th, 2022


In this week's episode we bring you and update on the identity of Dean and Tina's long lost daughter. We also take a look into the cases of Detta Dee Taylor Maris who went missing out of Pasadena Tx and was discovered …

Texas Killing Fields: Buried Secrets, Tina Michelle Flood and an update with on the search for Rebecca Beard

June 7th, 2022


Tina Flood was reported abducted at the hands of a predator who would later be convicted and was responsible for other assaults around the Caulder …

Texas Killing Fields: Treated as Runaways, Angela Leann Mitchell, Lynette Bibbs & Tamara Fisher , Krystal Jean Baker

May 13th, 2022


Angela Leann Mitchell, A mother of 4 went missing on May 5th, 2022. Her body was found in the trunk of her car on May 11, 2022, police are looking …

Texas Killing Feilds: The Travelers, Princess Blue "Juile Gwenn Davis" & The Corona Girl "Sue Ann Huskey

May 2nd, 2022


It was a warm day on September 10, 1990. In Manvel Texas, a small town between Alvin and Houston, along the Highway 6. A man on a dirt dead end road …

Texas Killing Fields: Unsolved, Is it somebody close to home? Debra Ann Autrey, Shelly Cherise Franklin, Detta Dee Taylor Maris & Kimberly Juanette Blessett

April 12th, 2022


Four young women's lives have been taken and many years have gone by without answers for their families. Their children have grown up without them, it is time to bring answers and justice for the families.

Texas Killing Feilds: Still Searching For Answers: Kasie Price, Galveston Island State Park, Darlene Delany, Suzanne Rene Richerson

March 31st, 2022


There are families out there waiting for answers in these Galveston Island case.

Decapitated woman found in Galveston State Park in 1988 still remains unidentified.

Darlene Delany found nude in Galveston behind the …

Texas Killing Feilds: The Real Estate Agents: Virginia Freeman, Elizabeth Shumateage, Joann Brown, Frances Ivey, Betty Jo Hudson, Eliabeth Coleen Collins, Kandy Kirtland and Ruth Green

March 24th, 2022


In 1980's there was a string of cases involving Real Estate agents. Their deaths would change the way agents operate today.  What happened to their …

Texas Killing Feilds: William Lewis Reece A Predator in the Community: Part 2 Tiffany Jonston and Jessica Cain

March 15th, 2022


In 1997 girls and young women would disappear from the small communities outside of Houston. The first was that of a young ballerina Laura Kate …

Texas Killing Fields: William Lewis Reece a predator in the community: Part 1 Laura Kate Smither, Sandra, Kelli Cox

March 10th, 2022


In 1997 girls and young women would disappear from the small communities outside of Houston. The first was that of a young ballerina Laura Kate …

Texas Killing Fields: Timothy Lane Gribble a wolf in sheep clothing. Elizabeth L. Jones, Donna Weiss and Kristina?

March 2nd, 2022


Timothy Lane Gribble seemed like the guy next store willing to help out a friend when truth would come out it would rock the foundation of these …

Texas Killing Fields: The missing girls, never found. The cases of Michelle Doherty Thomas, Rebecca Jean Beard & Shelley Sikes

February 22nd, 2022


The cases of:

 Michelle Doherty Thomas went missing from her home in Alta Loma, Texas never to be seen again. Although police believe they know what …

Texas Killing Fields: Genetic Genealogy & DNA bring long awaited answers

February 1st, 2022


Harris County Identified the remains of John and Jane doe found murdered in January of 1981 as those of Harlod Dean Clouse and his wife Tina Gail …

Texas Killing Fields: Calder Field "Likely Suspects"

January 13th, 2022


We look into suspect Clyde Hendrick and the murder of Ellen Beason. Is he also responsible for murdering the Calder Road victims Hiede Villareal, Laura Miller, Audrey Cook and Donna Prudhome?  Or is it, possibly someone …

Texas Killing Fields : Calder Road Janet and Jane Doe, Identified Ashley Cook and Donna Prudhomme

November 30th, 2021


Join us as we continue to look at the savage killing of 4 women who were found, in a field off Calder Road dubbed "The Texas Killing Fields". Who are Jane and Janet Doe? We take a look into the background of unlikely …

Texas Killing Fields: Calder Field Heide Villarreal & Laura Lynn Miller

November 9th, 2021


Calder Field is a lonely abandoned oil flied outside of League City Texas and would become infamous as the heart of the "Texas Killing Fields" when …

Texas Killing Fields: Tamera Ellen McCurry & Michelle Angela Garvey

October 28th, 2021


Michelle Angela Garvey goes missing from her home in New Haven Connecticut. Her body would be found in Texas on July 1, 1982, but she would not be …

Texas Killing: Angela Desiree Kelley, Sandra DeGrasse, Theresa Vernell Jones & Gina Ladonna Gibbs, Danbury Jane Doe

October 14th, 2021


Just when you think that you think that it could be wrapped-up we bring you the cases of four more missing or murder victims in the Texas Killing …

Texas Killing Fields: The Confessions of a Mad Man Edward Harold Bell "The Eleven That Went to Heaven"

October 6th, 2021


From prison Edward Harold Bell begins confessing to the murders of 7 young women, around Galveston Island in the 1970's. He plays a "cat and mouse" …

Texas Killing Fields: The Confessions of a Mad Man Edward Harold Bell: Part 1

September 22nd, 2021


On August 28, 1978 Larry Dean Dicken's was a true hero when he confronted a flasher outside his mother's home, who was exposing himself to young neighborhood kids. He was brutally gunned down in the driveway by serial …

Texas Killing Fields: Nina Lynn Kluge & Samarra Kay Cribbs & Suzanne "Suzie" Bowers

September 16th, 2021


Nina Lynn Kluge, goes missing on October 22, 1975 outside of Santa Fe Texas her car is discovered a day later abandoned along Hwy 6, leaving no clue to what happened to the teenager. The discovery of her body on …

Texas Killing Fields: Brooks Bracewell & Georgina Geer "The Dickenson Girls"

September 2nd, 2021


Brooks and Georgina decide to skip school and go on an adventure for the day, this would be the last day they would be seen. Sadly one innocent …

Texas Killing Fields: Mildred Jo Ann Knighten & Kimberly Pitchford

August 31st, 2021


This episode discusses the brutal stabbing death of Mildred Jo Ann Knighten, Why has this case gone cold? As well as the mystery behind the adduction …

Texas Killing Fields: Are these case all the work of two mad men?

August 18th, 2021


In this episode we look back at the first five episodes, are they all linked to one or two killers? Why was there a 6 month rein of terror in these small coastal communities. Why did it suddenly begin and why did it …

Texas Killing Fields Debbie Ackerman & Maria Johnson

August 11th, 2021


Two high school students go missing after spending the day with friends, exploring the Galveston Island on November 15, 1971. Their bodies are found …

Texas Killing Fields: Rhonda Rene Johnson And Sharon Shaw

August 4th, 2021


Rhonda Johnson and Sharon Shaw both go missing from Galveston Island on August 4, 1971. They are never seen again. It would not be till their bodies …

Texas Killing Fields: Brenda Jones & Allison Craven

July 28th, 2021


Brenda Jones is abducted from Galveston, Texas on July 1, 1971. Her body is discovered the next day floating in Galveston Bay. Allison Craven is …

Texas Killing Fields: Adele Crabtree, Linda Suthernlin and Pamela Hubner

July 21st, 2021


In 1971 two more women would go missing and be found shot to death.. Listen as we explore the links of Collette Wilson and Gloria Gonzales to the …

Texas Killing Fields: Collette Wilson & Gloria Gonzales

July 21st, 2021


The first victim, in an area known as the Texas Killing Fields, is 13 year old Collette Wilson. She disappeared on June 17, 1971 after being dropped …

Bodies in the bayous

July 16th, 2021


Bodies in the Bayous, a podcast hosted by Morgan and Gretchen, true friends share an interest in true crime in our spare time we look into cold cases …

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