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David Lohr
A former senior investigative crime writer for CourtTV’s Crime Library, David also worked as a crime writer for Investigation Discovery, TLC and AOL News. He has been writing about crime and criminals for nearly 20 years. For more on David Lohr or to contact him, visit:

Entries by David Lohr

Jodi Arias Ex-Lawyer Blasts Convicted Murderer's 'Sexual Escapades'

(1) Comments | Posted November 25, 2015 | 10:39 AM

Jodi Arias' former lawyer, Kirk Nurmi, writes in his newly released book that he was forced to represent...

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10-Year-Old Girl Pleads For Answers In Mom's Disappearance

(0) Comments | Posted November 24, 2015 | 12:25 PM

A 10-year-old Missouri girl is asking for the public's help in locating her mother, who vanished six months...

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Mystery Surrounds Missing Arizona Realtor Sidney Cranston

(2) Comments | Posted November 23, 2015 | 7:20 AM

For the past five months, Chris Cranston has focused all of his attention on the search for his...

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Accused U.S. Cult Leader Reportedly Attempts Suicide In Brazil

(0) Comments | Posted November 20, 2015 | 9:56 AM

Victor Barnard, the leader of a cult-like religious sect who was on the U.S. Marshals' "Most Wanted" list, has reportedly attempted suicide in his Brazilian prison cell.

Barnard is accused of abusing young...

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Nicolas Cage Helps Raise Awareness About Missing Ohio Teen

(0) Comments | Posted November 19, 2015 | 3:15 PM

Actor Nicolas Cage helped raise awareness this week in the search for Alexis Boroviak, a 15-year-old girl who disappeared in Ohio earlier this month.

"We were out searching and passing out fliers when we heard Cage was in town,"...

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911 Tape Proves Inmate's Innocence, But DA Won't Release Him: Lawyer

(5) Comments | Posted November 18, 2015 | 4:39 PM

A Louisiana man imprisoned for a carjacking he says he didn't commit has served nine years behind bars, even though the prosecution's file contained crucial evidence supporting his claim that was never shared.

Like most people swept into the wrong end of the justice system, Gregory Hartshorn,...

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Man Found Guilty Of Killing, Then Sexually Abusing Stepdaughter

(0) Comments | Posted November 13, 2015 | 3:43 PM

A jury on Friday convicted a Pennsylvania man of murder for killing his stepdaughter and having sex with her corpse.

According to area publication The Morning Call, a Northampton County jury deliberated less than 10 minutes before finding 54-year-old Gregory Graf guilty of first-degree murder and...

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Body Identified As Missing Arkansas Woman Who Was ‘Scared For Her Life’

(0) Comments | Posted November 13, 2015 | 12:55 PM

A missing Arkansas woman who was "scared for her life" before she disappeared has turned up dead not far from where her car was found abandoned.

"It's not what we wanted," a distraught Sandy Goldman told The Huffington Post on Friday. "We wanted her back -- we wanted her home."

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Car With Body Of Man Missing 9 Years Visible On Google Maps

(0) Comments | Posted November 13, 2015 | 9:38 AM

Authorities in Michigan believe the remains of a man who vanished nearly a decade ago have been found...

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They Were Found Dead In Steel Drums 30 Years Ago. Who Are They?

(1) Comments | Posted November 10, 2015 | 4:08 PM

Thirty years ago this week, when the brutalized body of an unidentified woman and young girl were found...

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Kentucky Town 'Forever Changed' By Cheerleader's Slaying At Pee Wee Football Game

(1) Comments | Posted November 5, 2015 | 1:19 PM

The discovery of the body of Gabriella "Gabby" Doolin, a 7-year-old pee wee football cheerleader, in a creek...

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La'Darious Wylie, 11, Dies A Hero, Saves Sister's Life In Bus Stop Hit-And-Run

(7) Comments | Posted November 5, 2015 | 11:13 AM

In what can only be described as an act of selfless courage and brotherly love, a young South Carolina boy is credited with heroically sacrificing his...

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After 26 Years, 'Person Of Interest' Named In Child's Abduction

(0) Comments | Posted November 4, 2015 | 12:29 PM

In what could be the biggest break in a long-standing cold case, authorities in Minnesota have named a...

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Some Bunny Got Caught With Her Hand In The Candy Box

(1) Comments | Posted November 3, 2015 | 4:44 PM

A California man is hopping mad that a costumed bunny ruined his Halloween by helping herself to handfuls of goodies that he and his roommates left out for trick-or-treaters.

"We were definitely upset," Nathan Brown, 20, of San Diego,...

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Rod Covlin Arrested 6 Years After Wife's New Year's Eve Strangulation

(0) Comments | Posted November 3, 2015 | 12:27 PM

A retired New York stock trader, set to lay claim to half of his dead wife's $4 million...

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Slain Couple's Son Allegedly Texted 'Perfect Plan' To Kill Parents

(0) Comments | Posted November 2, 2015 | 3:15 PM

A "piece of crap" is how authorities say 27-year-old Kyle Navin referred to his father in a series...

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DA Wants To Bar Psychologist's Testimony In Necrophilia Slaying

(0) Comments | Posted October 23, 2015 | 4:14 PM

A district attorney is trying to bar an insanity defense for a Pennsylvania man who is accused of killing his stepdaughter and having sex with her corpse.

According to The Morning Call, Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli has asked a judge to prohibit Gregory...

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Teen Masterminded Prostitution Ring From Behind Bars, Police Say

(0) Comments | Posted October 23, 2015 | 11:37 AM

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Authorities in Washington say a 17-year-old boy masterminded a family-run prostitution ring, all the while incarcerated in a juvenile detention center.

According to court documents, members of a Spokane police gang unit uncovered the operation while...

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Amber Alert Cancelled For Teen Taken At Gunpoint During Robbery

(3) Comments | Posted October 22, 2015 | 12:09 PM

Update: 12:02 p.m. -- Harlea Hunter Webster was found safe Thursday morning. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has cancelled the Amber Alert. The search for the suspect is ongoing, according to Knoxville Police Department. 


An Amber Alert has been issued for a...

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Man Accused Of Wiping Court Summons 'Between Butt Cheeks'

(0) Comments | Posted October 21, 2015 | 3:46 PM

Police in New Jersey say a 45-year-old man wiped his rear end with a court summons and tossed it at a Readington police officer.

Joseph Greenwood, 45, of Whitehouse Station, has been indicted on a single count of "throwing bodily fluid," according to a copy of the...

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