When a successful young Washington DC attorney stays the night at an old friend’s house after a long day at work, he’s killed shortly after arrival under extremely strange circumstances. His friends tell a shockingly unlikely story to investigators, who attempt to determine the truth in this episode of Last Seen Alive.
Robert Wone was 32 years old when he was murdered in the home of his long-time college friend. Robert was a successful attorney.
Pictured: a flier offering a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of Robert’s killer. Since his death in 2006, no one has ever been charged with his murder.
Pictured from left to right: Victor, Dylan and Joe, the three men cha
Pictured: the kitchen knife used to stab Robert three times.
Pictured (center): the home where Robert was killed.
Sources used to research this episode:
United States v. Joseph R. Price, Victor J. Zaborsky, and Dylan M. Ward — Order (Superior Court of the Disctrict of Columbia Criminal Division–Felony Branch via whomurderedrobertwone.com)
United States v. Joseph R. Price, Victor J. Zaborsky, and Dylan M. Ward — Government’s Notice of Uncharged Conduct 1 (Superior Court of the Disctrict of Columbia Criminal Division–Felony Branch via legaltimes.typepad.com)
OCA Remembers General Counsel Robert Wone, Questions Investigation Inactivity (Hope Chu / Organization of Chinese Americans)
Wone Family Settles $20 Million Lawsuit Against Three Former Roommates (Keith L. Alexander / The Washington Post)
The Mystery of Robert Wone’s Death (Chris McGreal / The Guardian)
Michael Price’s Ex-Lover Forced to Testify is Robert Wone Trial (Rend Smith / NBC Washington)
2nd Man Arrested in Burglary of House Where Lawyer Was Killed (Allison Klein / The Washington Post)
Wone Case Defendants: Where Are They Now? (Lou Chibbaro Jr / Washington Blade)
If you know anything about the death of Robert Wone, please contact the Washington DC Metropolitan Police Department by calling their tipline at (202) 727-9099—you can remain anonymous if you wish. You can also text a tip to 50411.