Bad Break-up

True-crime research, novel writing research, and updates.

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BLOG POST #248: Bad Break-upBLOG POST #248: Bad Break-up

Unless you married your high school sweetheart, we’ve all had a bad break-up. As you feel your world is crumbling around you most people, over-indulge in adult beverages or ice cream. Not this man. He wanted one thing—vengeance.  Read More

The Gambler

True-crime research, novel writing research, and updates.

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Robin Lyons, author websiteBLOG POST #246: The Gambler

When I see an armored truck, I think it looks impenetrable. They’re big, they look heavy, and the guards look all-business. Apparently not the case when it’s an inside job.

Here’s the scene on a chilly November day in Montana. In Helena, the armored truck employees load their truck with bags of money and head to Missoula—about 125 miles. Read More

Bank Jugging

True-crime research, novel writing research, and updates.

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Robin Lyons, authorBLOG POST #245: Bank Jugging

The victim had been in town for a work convention. In the early morning hours, after the victim used an ATM, three men attacked him and forced him into the trunk of their vehicle at gunpoint. Read More

FBI Most Wanted #523

True-crime research, novel writing research, and updates.

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In March 1950, the FBI established their most wanted list. The fugitive in this case summary is the oldest person on the FBI Most Wanted list and the 523rd addition.

BLOG POST #244: This week, I’m sharing research on a true-crime involving a messy divorce and a man on the run. Read More