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Bear Brook

Two barrels, four bodies, and an enigmatic killer. The cold case that changed the way murders will be investigated forever.
Bear Brook

Description

Two barrels, four bodies, and an enigmatic killer. The cold case that changed the way murders will be investigated forever.

Link: www.bearbrookpodcast.com/

Categories

True Crime

Episodes

INTRODUCING: Stranglehold

Oct 4, 2019 316

Description:

Bear Brook host Jason Moon and the NHPR newsroom have been working on a new podcast - and this time it's political.

Introducing Stranglehold, an investigation into the power and people behind the New Hampshire Primary, and a political story unlike any you've heard before. Find out what happens when one small state gets its hands around our presidential elections and won't let go.

Subscribe wherever you get your podcasts, and learn more about Stranglehold at https://www.strangleholdpodcast.com.


Stranglehold is co-hosted by Lauren Chooljian and Jack Rodolico
Original music by Jason Moon and Lucas Anderson

Stranglehold reporting/production team:
Lauren Chooljuan, Jack Rodolico, Jason Moon, Casey McDermott, Josh Rogers and the NHPR newsroom.

INTRODUCING: Patient Zero

Aug 15, 2019 512

Description:

Hey folks! We just wanted to let you know about a new project from NHPR, hosted by Bear Brook Senior Producer Taylor Quimby.  It's called Patient Zero; a medical mystery podcast about epidemiology, science, culture, and Lyme disease.

Subscribe wherever you get your podcasts, and learn more about Patient Zero at https://www.patientzeropodcast.com.

EP 7: The In-Between

Jun 7, 2019 2447

Description:

A clue is found buried on an internet message board. DNA is wrestled from rootless hair. Two investigators work parallel leads, and authorities call a press conference.

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Update 2: Eric Rasmussen

Feb 13, 2019 1291

Description:

A son remembers his father, and searches for clues in his military paperwork. A conversation with one of Terry Rasmussen's surviving children.







Update 1: Ripple Effects

Nov 15, 2018 588

Description:

This is the first in an unknown number of short updates to the story of the Bear Brook murders that we’ll be producing to let listeners know about any breaking news in the case. 

This isn't the big news we're hoping to break - stay subscribed for another full episode of Bear Brook that we hope to bring you soon.








EP 6: Chameleon

Nov 7, 2018 3810

Description:

The case that was solved in reverse leaves many questions unanswered. New methods of inquiry are used to crack other cold cases. Do groundbreaking techniques come at the cost of genetic privacy?


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EP 5: Bloodline (PART 2)

Oct 31, 2018 1623

Description:

This is part two of episode 5. A child is abandoned. Timelines come together. A family tree begins to take shape. A chameleon is revealed. 

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EP 5: Bloodline (PART 1)

Oct 31, 2018 2574

Description:

A child is abandoned. Timelines come together. A family tree begins to take shape. A chameleon is revealed. 

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EP 4: Eunsoon Jun

Oct 24, 2018 2882

Description:

An ominous New Year’s party introduction. An estranged cousin goes missing. Police question a man with multiple identities. A search leads authorities to his basement.

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EP 3: A Smaller Haystack

Oct 17, 2018 1744

Description:

After 30 years of torpor, investigators finally inch the Bear Brook case forward. A geologist uncovers the history buried in human teeth and hair. The faces of the victims are reconstructed.

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EP 2: Known Only To God

Oct 10, 2018 2671

Description:

The discovery of a second barrel raises questions. A stalled investigation churns back to life and then stalls again. An amateur sleuth takes Jason into the forest.

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EP 1: Hide and Seek

Oct 3, 2018 2050

Description:

Three boys kick over a mysterious barrel in the woods. A small town cop fishes for answers. Evidence is buried, and the case goes cold.

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Bear Brook: The Trailer

Aug 7, 2018 108

Description:

Two barrels. Four bodies. And the decades-long mystery that led to a serial killer.

Bear Brook: A podcast about a cold case that's changing how murders will be investigated forever.

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