Posts tagged "Barbara Grimes"

McKinley Park Angels - Grimes Sisters gone but not forgotten

McKinley Park Angels - Grimes Sisters gone but not forgotten
Tomorrow is the 57th Anniversary of the disappearance of sisters Barbara and Patricia Grimes (known as Petey to close friends and family).   The girls went missing after not returning home from the Elvis Presley movie, “Love Me Tender”, at the Brighton Theater on the evening of December 28, 1956.  A month long missing persons hunt... Read more »

Can a Facebook group Help Solve Grimes Sisters Murder ?

Grimes murder suspect Edward "Bennie" Bedwell standing with his mother Ethel shortly after being released
Facebook’em Dano!  Sorry about that!  Today is the 56th Anniversary of the Grimes sisters murder and the discovery of the bodies of Barbara Grimes and Patricia Grimes whose unclothed bodies were discovered along a lonely stretch of German Church Road in then unincorporated Burr Ridge by Leonard Prescott on January 22, 1957.  On December 28,... Read more »

New Information on Disappearance of Grimes Sisters Chicago's Most Infamous Cold Case

New Information on Disappearance of Grimes Sisters Chicago's Most Infamous Cold Case
Today is the 56th Anniversary of the disappearance and subsequent murder of Barbara and Patricia Grimes.  I have written about the case many times because being a retired police investigator the case struck a chord with me many years ago.  I am not old enough to remember the crime itself but many of the people... Read more »
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