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Robert Baker The Empathetic Lawyer By Donald Talonen

Local attorney Robert J. Baker has been involved in representing clients with interesting circumstances and varied amounts of media attention. One of those clients was Marlena Pavlos-Hackney. Marlena is the owner of Marlena’s Bistro & Pizzeria in Holland Michigan. Marlena Pavlos-Hackney is a Polish immigrant who escaped communism in 1983 and after a long journey, […]

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Two Average Joes: The Making of An Ordinary Killer

Summary In this episode of Two Average Joes, Dean discusses the making of the movie ‘An Ordinary Killer’ and its connection to the future of the podcast. The movie, produced by Collective Development, Incorporated, is based on a true story and follows the life of Gerald Leroy Wingeart, a convicted rapist and murderer. The film

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2AJs Press Release: Survivor breaks silence after 50 years

A True Survivor gives her first interview of escaping the grips of a serial killer Mar. 3, 2024 / PRZen / ALLEGAN, Mich. — Two Average Joes Media, LLC, has recently released an interview featuring a courageous survivor… Monday, March 4th 2024, 10:10 AM CST Sponsored: Advertising Content A True Survivor gives her first interview of

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Two Average Joes with Kevin King – What Happens When the Prison System Lies???

Two Average Joes with Kevin King – What Happens When the Prison System Lies??? In our latest installment on Prison Reform, Kevin King tells of his 12-year ordeal in regard to his situation in the Michigan Department of Corrections.  Would government officials try to set up an inmate just because the internee was trying to

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Michigan Murders: Karen Sue Beineman 2-10-51 to 7-23-69

Karen Sue Beineman was the only person John Norman Collins was convicted of murdering. The following link will help you follow the stories covered by Two Avg. Joes: 2 Avg. Joes S02 E19 – Michigan Murders: 8th Victim Karen Sue Beineman 1969 – “The Last Victim? 2AJS S02 E20 – Michigan Murders: 8th Victim Karen

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2AJs Presents: True Crime Incorporated – Episode 2: Why is it so Hard to Correct Myth?

Why is it so hard to correct myth? In spite of facts, crimes can be committed and no one will be charged or held accountable. In the case of Dawn Basom, who was murdered over 50 years ago, her case has never been solved. No one has ever been arrested and no one has ever

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Press Release January 11, 2024 – A Columbus man has been charged with a felony after he grabbed the purse of an 88-year-old female

NOTE: We do not have the booking photo. That will come from SO. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 11, 2023 A Columbus man has been charged with a felony after he grabbed the purse of an 88-year-old female and ran out of the Food Giant grocery store last Saturday morning. James Earl Roland, 34-year-old, of Columbus,

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The Two Average Joe family welcomes our new sister site: True Crime Incorporated (TCI)

The Two Average Joe family welcomes our new sister site: True Crime Incorporated (TCI) Please check out our new YouTube Channel. In 2024, 2AJs will be doing videos with Kevin King, Meg Sanger and others on Prison Reform in America. In addition, we will be joined by Kristle Goins, Deneen Azzolino, and Producer/Video Editor extreme

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Press Release December 11, 2023 – One person is dead following an automobile-bicycle collision late Sunday night in Columbus, MS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 11, 2023 One person is dead following an automobile-bicycle collision late Sunday night in Columbus. The driver of the automobile has been charged with “Aggravated DUI” and is under arrest, according to Columbus Police Chief Joseph Daughtry. The incident occurred on the Highway 82 bypass in Columbus near the Military Road

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Press Release November 29, 2023 – CPD SWAT Team Arrest a Sixth Person to be Charged with Murder

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 29, 2023 The Columbus Police Department SWAT Team arrested a sixth person to be charged with murder for the shooting death of Labronze Moore on November 22, 2023. According to Columbus Police Chief Joseph Daughtry, 17-year-old Enry Meadows of Clover Street in Columbus was arrested by the SWAT Team at his

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2 Average Joes: Do You Really Know What Happens in the Prison System? With Kevin King

Kevin King discusses his time in the Michigan Prison System. Do we really know what happens behind prison walls? Do we really know anything? Links to other information: Two Average Joes Presents: Prison Reform with Kevin King The Musing of 2 Average Joes – True Crime and Prison Reform Please “Hit” the LIKE and Subscribe

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Press Release November 7, 2023 – Two People in Custody

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 7, 2023 Two persons are in custody following a traffic stop in East Columbus near Gaylane Drive and Highway 182 late Tuesday afternoon. One of the two persons in custody was charged with possession of a stolen weapon. According to Columbus Police Chief Joseph Daughtry, several weapons have been recovered. One

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November 7, 2023: The Musing of 2 Average Joes – True Crime and Prison Reform

Image by Lisa Kennedy from Pixabay Two Average Joes (2AJs) has taken a look at the topics of True Crime and Prison Reform. The two subjects are part of a growing trend of “reality” in crime reporting. The unfortunate part of that tendency is that often both of these topics are not given the respect

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Press Release August 23, 2023 – Bolo Murder – Person of Interest

Traylen Colvin, Age 19, has been identified as a person of interest (Picture Above) FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 23, 2023 On August 23, 2023, at approximately 12:18am, the Columbus Police Department responded to a disturbance call at 202 11th Avenue South. Where E-911 reported the sound of gunshots during the phone call. Upon arrival at

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Press Release August 16, 2023 – Shooting Suspect

NOTE: CPD does not have a photo at this time of the suspect. If we receive one I will send out asap: A Tuesday morning argument between two relatives has left one brother shot, and police are looking for the other brother as the shooter. The victim remains hospitalized in stable condition. According to Columbus

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Press Release August 9, 2023 -Shots Fired and an Armed Suspect in the Area.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 9 2023 On August 9, 2023 at 12:14 pm, Columbus Police Department Patrol Officers were dispatched to the area of Short Main Street and 21 Street South in reference to shots fired and an armed suspect in the area. Columbus Police Department Patrol Officers arrived on scene to find a Black

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Press Release July 31, 2023 – Update on Hospital Shooting

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 31, 2023 8:39 p.m. Four persons were injured following a shooting incident in Columbus around North Leigh Road adjacent to Baptist Memorial Hospital Golden Triangle Monday afternoon. Two victims were taken via medical helicopter to trauma facilities in other cities, while two were treated locally. There are no updates at this

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The Case of Charles Manson: Maybe It’s Not What You Think It Is by Joseph St. John

Helter Skelter is the most successful “True Crime” book ever written. It is so popular it has been made into movies, podcasts and documentaries. The book written by Curt Gentry and Vincent Bugliosi has sold over seven million copies, but does that make it true? Great book sales do not mean something is completely factual

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Campus Cop: The true story of a retired campus police sergeant who worked at a major urban state university.

Campus Cop – This story is about a police sergeant’s experience of being a law enforcement officer and supervisor at a large state urban university for 27 years. The reader will learn about the authority, duties, challenges and experiences of a university police officer. The reader will also learn about the Clery Act and Title

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Two Average Joes Presents: Prison Reform with Kevin King

Who really knows what goes on behind our prison walls? A Short Introduction to Kevin King: On May 17th, 2023, Kevin was asked to speak to the Oakland County Bar Association (OCBA), about being incarcerated within the Michigan Department of Corrections (MDOC), for almost 41 years. How, he was released from custody with a Life

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2 Avg. Joes S02 E23 – Michigan Murders: The Exclusive Interview

#TrueCrime, #MichiganMurders, #truecrimeaddict, #serialkiller, #podcasts, #johnnormancollins, #1960s This is the fascinating August 2013 interview of former Eastern Michigan University Campus Police Patrol Officer (1965-1969) Larry Matthewson. Interviewed by 2 Average Joe’s Robert Baker, Ken Harvey (Gary Leiterman’s Cousin), and Mike Manning (Professional Investigator) about the Michigan Murders (aka Co-Ed Killings) that occurred from 1967 thru

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2 Avg. Joes S02 E22 – Michigan Murders: John Norman Collins– “The Trial” (Conclusion)

#TrueCrime, #MichiganMurders, #truecrimeaddict, #serialkiller, #podcasts, #johnnormancollins, #1960s This week’s episode of Two Avg. Joes discusses: • The Case of Gary Leiterman • Michigan Murders • John Norman Collins • Karen Sue Beineman The following links will help you follow our podcasts: 2 Avg. Joes S02 E21 – Michigan Murders: John Norman Collins– “The Trial” The

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2 Avg. Joes S02 E21 – Michigan Murders: John Norman Collins– “The Trial”

#TrueCrime, #MichiganMurders, #truecrimeaddict, #serialkiller, #podcasts, #johnnormancollins, #1960s This week’s episode of Two Avg. Joes discusses: • The Case of Gary Leiterman • Michigan Murders • John Norman Collins • Karen Sue Beineman The Michigan Murders: The True Story of the Ypsilanti Ripper’s Reign of Terror Catching Serial Killers: Learning from Past Serial Murder Investigations Terror

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2 Avg. Joes S02 E20 – Michigan Murders: 8th Victim Karen Sue Beineman 1969 – “The Last Victim?” (Postscript)

#TrueCrime, #MichiganMurders, #truecrimeaddict, #serialkiller, #podcasts, #johnnormancollins, #1960s This week’s episode of Two Avg. Joes discusses: • The Case of Gary Leiterman • Michigan Murders • John Norman Collins • Karen Sue Beineman The following link will help you follow the stories covered by Two Avg. Joes: 2 Avg. Joes S02 E19 – Michigan Murders: 8th

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2 Avg. Joes S02 E19 – Michigan Murders: 8th Victim Karen Sue Beineman 1969 – “The Last Victim?”

#TrueCrime, #MichiganMurders, #truecrimeaddict, #serialkiller, #podcasts, #johnnormancollins, #1960s This week’s episode of Two Avg. Joes discusses: • The Case of Gary Leiterman • Michigan Murders • John Norman Collins • Karen Beineman The following link will help you follow the stories covered by Two Avg. Joes: The Michigan Murders: The True Story of the Ypsilanti Ripper’s

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2 Avg. Joes S02 E18 – Michigan Murders: 7th Victim Roxie Ann Phillips 1969 – “Going to California”

#TrueCrime, #MichiganMurders, #truecrimeaddict, #serialkiller, #podcasts, #johnnormancollins, #1960s This week’s episode of Two Avg. Joes discusses: • The Case of Gary Leiterman • Michigan Murders • John Norman Collins • Roxie Ann Phillips The following link will help you follow the stories covered by Two Avg. Joes: The Michigan Murders: The True Story of the Ypsilanti

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2 Avg. Joes S02 E17 – Michigan Murders: 6th Victim Alice Kalom 1969 – “In Purple” (Postscript)

#TrueCrime, #MichiganMurders, #truecrimeaddict, #serialkiller, #podcasts, #johnnormancollins, #1960s This week’s episode of Two Avg. Joes discusses: • The Case of Gary Leiterman • Michigan Murders • John Norman Collins • Alice Kalom The following link will help you follow the stories covered by Two Avg. Joes: 2 Avg. Joes S02 E16 – Michigan Murders: 6th Victim

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2 Avg. Joes S02 E16 – Michigan Murders: 6th Victim Alice Kalom 1969 – “In Purple”

#TrueCrime, #MichiganMurders, #truecrimeaddict, #serialkiller, #podcasts, #johnnormancollins, #1960s This week’s episode of Two Avg. Joes discusses: • The Case of Gary Leiterman • Michigan Murders • John Norman Collins • Alice Kalom The following link will help you follow the stories covered by Two Avg. Joes: Alice Kalom was ‘Serious, Likable’ The Michigan Murders: The True

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2 Avg. Joes S02 E15 – Michigan Murders: 5th Victim Dawn Basom 1969 – “Off the Rails” (Postscript)

#TrueCrime, #MichiganMurders, #truecrimeaddict, #serialkiller, #podcasts, #johnnormancollins, #1960s This week’s episode of Two Avg. Joes discusses: • The Case of Gary Leiterman • Michigan Murders • John Norman Collins • Dawn Basom The following link will help you follow the stories covered by Two Avg. Joes: 2 Avg. Joes S02 E14 – Michigan Murders: 5th Victim

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2 Avg. Joes S02 E14 – Michigan Murders: 5th Victim Dawn Basom 1969 – “Off the Rails”

#TrueCrime, #MichiganMurders, #truecrimeaddict, #serialkiller, #podcasts, #johnnormancollins, #1960s This week’s episode of Two Avg. Joes discusses: • The Case of Gary Leiterman • Michigan Murders • John Norman Collins • Dawn Basom The following link will help you follow the stories covered by Two Avg. Joes: Slain Girl’s Last Hour Theorized by Police The Evidence Locker

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2 Avg. Joes S02 E13 – Michigan Murders: 4th Victim Maralynn Skelton 1969 (Postscript)

#TrueCrime, #MichiganMurders, #truecrimeaddict, #serialkiller, #podcasts, #johnnormancollins, #1960s This week’s episode of Two Avg. Joes discusses: • The Case of Gary Leiterman • Michigan Murders • John Norman Collins • Maralynn Skelton The following link will help you follow the stories covered by Two Avg. Joes: 2 Avg. Joes S02 E12 – Michigan Murders: 4th Victim

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2 Avg. Joes S02 E12 – Michigan Murders: 4th Victim Maralynn Skelton 1969

#TrueCrime, #MichiganMurders, #truecrimeaddict, #serialkiller #podcasts This week’s episode of Two Avg. Joes discusses: • The Case of Gary Leiterman • Michigan Murders • John Norman Collins • Maralynn Skelton The following link will help you follow the stories covered by Two Avg. Joes: The Michigan Murders: The True Story of the Ypsilanti Ripper’s Reign of

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2 Avg. Joes S02 E11 – Michigan Murders: The Iowa State Case of Sheila Collins, Iowa State Murder

#TrueCrime, #MichiganMurders, #truecrimeaddict, #serialkiller This week’s episode of Two Avg. Joes discusses: • The Case of Gary Leiterman • Michigan Murders • John Norman Collins • Sheila Jean Collins, Iowa State Murder The following link will help you follow the stories covered by Two Avg. Joes: Part four: Theories, but no arrests (Sheila Jean Collins,

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2 Avg. Joes S02 E10 –Gary Leiterman Dangerous DNA with Kristle Goins

#TrueCrime, #MichiganMurders This week’s episode of Two Avg. Joes discusses: • The Case of Gary Leiterman • Michigan Murders • John Norman Collins The following link will help you follow the stories covered by Two Avg. Joes: 2 Avg. Joes S02 E09 –Michigan Murders: The Case of Gary Leiterman The Committee to Free Gary Leiterman

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2 Avg. Joes S02 E09 –Michigan Murders: The Case of Gary Leiterman

#TrueCrime, #MichiganMurders This week’s episode of Two Avg. Joes discusses: • The Case of Gary Leiterman • Michigan Murders • John Norman Collins • Jane Mixer The following link will help you follow the stories covered by Two Avg. Joes: The Committee to Free Gary Leiterman The Michigan Murders: The True Story of the Ypsilanti

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2 Avg. Joes S02 E08 –Michigan Murders: 3rd Victim Jane Mixer 1969 (Postscript)

#TrueCrime, #MichiganMurders This week’s episode of Two Avg. Joes discusses: • The Case of Gary Leiterman • Michigan Murders • John Norman Collins • Jane Mixer The following link will help you follow the stories covered by Two Avg. Joes: 2 Avg. Joes S02 E07 –Michigan Murders: 3rd Victim Jane Mixer 1969 The Michigan Murders:

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