Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

Fetal Snatchers


"Baby Torn from Womb: Woman confesses to Killing," December 19, 2004.

Browning, Dan. "Computers Leave a High-tech Trail of Crime Clues," Minneapolis Star Tribune, March 31, 2005.

Burgess, Ann. Violence through a Forensic Lens. King of Prussia, PA: Nursing Spectrum, 2002.

Burgess, Ann, Timothy Baker, Cathy Nahirny, and John Rabun, Jr. "Newborn Kidnapping by Cesarean Section." The Journal of Forensic Science, July 2002.

Draper, Bill. "Hundreds Gather to Mourn Slain Mother," Associated Press, December 21, 2004.

"Expert: Woman who Cut baby from Womb Suffered from Brain Injuries," Associated Press, September 5, 2007.

Fanning, Diane. Baby Be Mine. New York: St. Martin's Press, 2006.

"Five Officers Given National Honor for their Roles in Bobbie Jo Stinnett Case," Associated Press, May 21, 2005.

Geller, Andy. "Sicko Womb Raider -- New Slash Horror," New York Post, October 14, 2005.

Hamill, Sean. "Pregnant Woman says Neighbor is One who Slashed her belly to get baby," Associated Press, October 15, 2005.

Hollingsworth, Heather. "Dog Show Said to Link Slain Mom, Suspect," Associated Press, December 21, 2004.

"Jury Recommends against Argument that Baby was not a real Person," Associated Press, September 12, 2007.

Katz, Celeste and Corky Siemaszko, "Torn from Mom," The New York Daily News. December 20, 2004.

Krech, Rachel. "Peggy Jo Conner Sentenced to Prison for up to 50 Years for Trying to Steal Unborn Fetus," Associated Press, May 22, 2007.

"Missing Children Found Dead as Woman Charged with Killing Mother," Fox News, September 24, 2006.

Montaldo, Charles. "Tiffany Hall Faces Death Penalty," Crime/Punishment, February 2, 2007.

Morris, mark. "Definition of Person at Issue," Kansas City Star, April 17, 2007.

"Novel Defense Outlined in Kidnap-Murder Case," The Kansas City Star, March 28, 2007.

Murphy, Kevin and Karen Dillon. "Gruesome Evidence, Faked Pregnancies, Insanity Defense likely at Stolen-baby Trial," The Kansas City Star, January 19, 2005.

Phelps, M. William. Murder in the Heartland. New York: Kensington, 2006.

Roig-Franzia, Manuel. "Pregnant Woman Thwarts Possible Theft of Fetus," The Washington Post, February 12, 2005.

Sedensky, Matt. "Similarities Link Rare Thefts from Womb," Associated Press, December 30, 2004.

Singleton, Don. "Charged in Fetus Horror," The New York Daily News, September 24, 2006.

Stafford, Margaret. "Stolen Fetus Recovered after Mom Slain," Associated Press, December 18, 2004.

"Two Teens Charged with Plotting to Cut Baby from Womb," The Kansas City Star, July 31, 2007.

Willing, Richard. "Bizarre Caesarian Kidnappings Increase," USA Today, April 15, 2005.

Christy Gutowski. "Woman convicted in notorious triple murder: 'I have served enough time,'" Chicago Tribune, January 22, 2012.

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