Ted Bundy: The Cases – Georgann Hawkins

by Erin Banks Several days before Lakewood native Georgann Hawkins disappeared on June 11, 1974, Bundy had a dry run, staking out the area, perhaps even observing Hawkins. We can place him near the Beta Thi fraternity at 11 P.M. on June 7. In “A Stranger Beside Me,” Ann Rule writes that a young man… Continue reading Ted Bundy: The Cases – Georgann Hawkins

Ted Bundy: The Cases – Susan Elaine Rancourt

by Erin Banks Before the successful abduction of 18-year old Susan Elaine Rancourt on April 17, 1974 at around 10 P.M., Bundy had tried to take at least two other girls from campus, one of them being Katherine Clara D’Olivo (21). In her statement given to police, it sounds as if Bundy was acting a… Continue reading Ted Bundy: The Cases – Susan Elaine Rancourt

Ted Bundy: Possible external Stressors before his first Attacks and Murders

by Erin Banks I recently wondered whether Bundy’s early attacks were – at least in part – sparked by external stressors, and so I read through the Washington cases to try and either verify or disprove that theory. To sum up: Two days before attacking Sparks, Bundy had visited the unemployment office. Before kidnapping Healy,… Continue reading Ted Bundy: Possible external Stressors before his first Attacks and Murders