When a young family ventures into a remote Washington forest in search of the perfect Christmas tree, a dark mystery unfolds. Parents go missing, a child is found wandering alone in another town and all of Washington state wonders whether a serial predator may be waiting in the woods in this episode of Last Seen Alive.
Sources used to write this episode:
Diana Robertson (Unsolved Mysteries)
Woman’s Body Discovered (The Spokesman-Review, Feb. 20, 1986 ed.)
Police Say Boyfriend Could Be Slaying Suspect (Seattle Post-Intelligencer / George Foster)
Bureau of Justice Statistics Selected Findings: Female Victims of Violence (Bureau of Justice Statistics)
Skull Discovery Revives Washington Mystery (The Seattle Times)
Mystery Lingers: Discovery of Trapper’s Skull Adds Clue to Couple’s 1985 Disappearance (The Olympian / Stacey Mulick)