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Cold Cases

Cold Cases are unsolved criminal investigations which remain open pending the discovery of new evidence. New information could emerge from additional witness testimony, new or retained material evidence, as well as fresh activities of the suspect.

New technological advances developed after the case can be used on the surviving evidence to identify suspects or leads, often with conclusive results.

Your tips can help solve these cases and bring closure to those affected by the crime.

Anyone with information about any of these Cold cases is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or contact the local law enforcement agency investigating the case.

Joanne Marie Pedersen

Phone Booth Mystery: Pedersen, 10, Vanished Without a Trace After Calling Her Stepfather - On the 19th of February, 1983, at approximately 8:15 pm, Joanne Marie Pedersen, 10, went missing from the Penny Pincher Store near the corner of Vedder Road and Watson Road in the Vedder Crossing area of Chilliwack, BC., after a trivial argument with her sister, who was then 11.

Adrien McNaughton

McNaughton Suddenly Disappeared - On June 12, 1972, while on a family fishing trip at Holmes Lake near Calabogie, Ontario, Adrien McNaughton was fishing for about an hour with his father, Murray McNaughton.

Charles Horvath-Allan

Vanished While Hiking Across Canada - Charles Horvath-Allan, 20, disappeared in May 1989 from a campsite. A Canadian-born British national, was hiking across Canada and had plans to meet up with his mother and stepfather in Hong Kong by August 1989, but never made it.

Christine Jessop

Who killed Christine Jessop? - KILLER IDENTIFIED - Oct. 15, 2020. Jessop was last seen alive after being dropped off by her school bus while her parents were at work. The police quickly decided on Paul Morin as the subject who was the loner neighbour to the Jessop family.

Mellissa Ivy Chaboyer

Who Did This? - Mellissa Ivy Chaboyer, 35, the mother of a 17-year-old son, drove for North Star Taxi in Thompson. She had worked part-time as a cab driver for about 20 years and worked full time with developmentally challenged adults.

Andrea Scherpf and Bernd Göricke

Murdered Abroad - Andrea Scherpf, 23, and Bernd Göricke, 26, were German tourists hitchhiking through Chetwynd. It is believed that the couple met their demise when they took a ride from a man in a 1960's Chevrolet Pickup truck in early October of 1983.

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