Aug 26, 2019
It's been 40 years since Akron teens Ricky Beard and Mary
Leonard vanished while on a date, and 34 year since their remains
were found. Investigators don't know who killed the couple, or why,
but there are plenty of ideas. We explore the top three theories:
The motorcycle gang, the angry homeowner, and the serial
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* Archived audio clip from To Tell The Truth.
Music (Licensed under Creative Commons.)
Artist: Ross Bugden.
Artist: Federico Fabbiano
Music provided by Oak Studios
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Artist: Kevin MacLeod
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