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: Myths – Diane Edwards and the “brown Hair parted in the Middle”

by Erin Banks I’d like to start this post by admitting that, while I am personally not fond of Ann Rule as a reliable Bundy source, we must remember the first edition of her “The Stranger Beside Me” was the second Bundy book ever published after Steven Winn’s “The Killer Next Door.” By August 1980… Continue reading Ted Bundy: Myths – Diane Edwards and the “brown Hair parted in the Middle”

Ted Bundy: Thoughts on Victimology

by Erin Banks A few months ago, we talked about whether Bundy chose his known underage victims (see photo above) due to preference or chance and convenience in The Ted Bundy Research Group. For that purpose I had re-read a few passages about Bundy’s childhood and teenage years, as well as looked at the available… Continue reading Ted Bundy: Thoughts on Victimology