OwlTail

Cover image of Yingying Zhang

Yingying Zhang Podcasts

Read more

11 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Yingying Zhang. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Yingying Zhang, often where they are interviewed.

Read more

11 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Yingying Zhang. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Yingying Zhang, often where they are interviewed.

Updated daily with the latest episodes

Episode artwork

Broken English // The Henious Murder of Yingying Zhang (章莹颖)

Play
Read more
On June 9th, 2019, Yingying Zhang, an exchange student at the University of Illinois, was kidnapped and murdered by a Brendt Allen Christensen, a former physicist graduate at the same university. Christensen mutilated, disemboweled, and disposed of Yingying's body in three separate trash bags before dumping her remains in a nearby dumpster.

Read entire post: https://talkmurder.com/yingying-zhang/

Buy me a beer: https://www.buymeabeer.com/murder

See our other shows @ https://talkocast.com/
Sep 25 2020 · 46mins
Episode artwork

Disappearance of Yingying Zhang

Play
Read more

#037 - In June 2017, a young Chinese scholar, Yingying Zhang, was abducted in broad daylight while she waited at a bus stop near the University of Illinois campus. The entire encounter was caught on nearby surveillance cameras.

With no body, could forensic science and good old fashioned detective work put a wannabe serial killer behind bars?

Support My Work:
If you enjoy my podcast and would like to get early access to new episodes, have access to exclusive bonus content, or just want to support what I'm doing, please visit our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/forensictales

Other ways you can support the show are telling your family and friends about it and leaving a rating with a review.

Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/forensictales)

Sep 14 2020 · 51mins

Similar People

Gypsy Blanchard

Honey Sherman

Dellen Millard

Lizzie Borden

Phoebe Handsjuk

JonBenet Ramsey

Ed Gein

Benjamin Eastman

Matthew Hoffman

Michelle Carter

Madeleine McCann

Ray Gricar

Amy Lynn Bradley

Drew Peterson

Breanna Moore

Episode artwork

Yingying Zhang

Play
Read more
Episode 13. Yingying Zhang

In 2017, a young Chinese student studying abroad in the US abruptly disappeared after missing a bus. Authorities investigating her disappearance discovered that a man on campus noticed her distress and offered her a ride to her destination - making him the last person to ever see her alive.

Sources: the Central District of Illinois official complaint (United States of America V. Brendt Christensen), Trial Transcripts, the Daily Journal, the Chicago Tribune, ABCNews, NewsChannel 20 (ABC), WGNTV, Justice.Gov, WTTWNews , CBS Chicago, Southern Illinoisan, Fox Illinois, SCMP, Daily Illini
Sep 14 2020 · 47mins
Episode artwork

Murder of Yingying Zhang - 381

Play
Read more

June 9, 2017. Urbana, Illinois. In April 2017, Yingying Zhang came to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign as an International Scholar from China. On June 9, 2017, she failed to return to work after lunch and a search was launched for her. Through video surveillance, investigators were able to piece together her whereabouts until she got into a black Saturn Astra. As the authorities zeroed in on the killer, the truth of what had happened was revealed by an unexpected source and the details of the crime dealt a devastating blow to all who loved Yingying.

Jun 29 2020 · 49mins

Most Popular

Elon Musk

Barack Obama

Bill Gates

LeBron James

Mark Cuban

Michelle Obama

Melinda Gates

Arnold Schwarzenegger

Kevin Hart

Terry Crews

Mike Tyson

Episode artwork

43: Yingying Zhang

Play
Read more
For parents, their child moving overseas can be most of the most daunting moments of their life. On one hand, they want to give their child the freedom to determine their own fate but on the other hand, it can be a very scary experience, knowing that your child is so far away from home. However, that apprehension is nothing compared to the fear a parent feels when their child disappears while in another country.

PODCORN –

Thank you to Podcorn for sponsoring this episode! Podcorn is the easiest way for podcasters and brands to collaborate.

Visit their website and sign up today! https://podcorn.com/

BETTERHELP -

Thank you to BetterHelp for sponsoring this episode! Is there is something that interferes with your happiness or is preventing you from achieving your goals? BetterHelp online counseling is there for you.

Get matched with a counselor today: http://betterhelp.com/morbidology

PANDIA -

Thank you to Pandia Health for sponsoring this episode! Buy birth control online and get affordable pills, patch or ring delivered right at your door.

Visit Pandia Health and enter promo code "MORBIDOLOGY" for $5 off: https://www.pandiahealth.com/?Invite=morbidology

Show Notes: https://morbidology.com/morbidology-the-podcast-43-yingying-zhang

Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/morbidology
Himalaya +: https://himalaya.com/morbidology

PODCAST PROMO – LADY JUSTICE
Twitter: https://twitter.com/ladyjusticepod
Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/ladyjusticepod/

Audio Credit: -
Ever Mindful, On My Way, Sincerely & Evening of Chaos - Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Density & Time - Water Lillies
Dark Tranquility - Anno Domini Beats - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F6mBav72AkE
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
Apr 13 2020 · 1hr 4mins
Episode artwork

Episode 6: Yingying Zhang

Play
Read more

This episode discusses the kidnapping and murder of a University of Illinois scholar from China, Yingying Zhang.

Please remember to rate, review, and subscribe! 

Merch: https://sywmtbpod.bigcartel.com/

Sticker Mule: https://www.stickermule.com/

Buzzsprout link: https://www.buzzsprout.com/?referrer_id=817801

Patreon link: https://www.patreon.com/sywmtbpod

Like me on Facebook: So You Want Me To Believe Podcast

Follow me on Instagram and Twitter: @sywmtbpod on both platforms.

Thank you for listening!

Mar 26 2020 · 29mins
Episode artwork

105: The Mother from Hell & the Kidnapping of Yingying Zhang

Play
Read more
In the summer of 1984, a small fire broke out along a California highway. A driver pulled off the road to get a closer look at the blaze, but that closer look brought more questions than answers. What the hell was that awful smell? Soon, another driver arrived on the scene. He used a fire extinguisher to put out the flames. Once the smoke cleared, the two drivers made a disturbing discovery -- a burnt human body. Investigators learned that the body belonged to a woman -- and that she’d sustained multiple injuries over her lifetime. But it would take them years to discover who that woman was, and who had tortured her.
Then Kristin tells us about a bright, talented young woman whose life was cut short by a total dirtbag. Yingying Zhang was beyond smart. Originally from Nanping, China, she attended one of the nation’s top universities. When it came time to earn her doctorate, she headed off to the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. She had only been in the United States for a few weeks when she suddenly went missing. 
And now for a note about our process. For each episode, Kristin reads a bunch of articles, then spits them back out in her very limited vocabulary. Brandi copies and pastes from the best sources on the web. And sometimes Wikipedia. (No shade, Wikipedia. We love you.) We owe a huge debt of gratitude to the real experts who covered these cases.
In this episode, Kristin pulled from:“Undercover girlfriend” episode of 20/20“The Kidnapping and murder of YingyingZhang” entry on wikipedia
“Prosecutor: Suspect in Chinese student’s kidnapping discussed ‘ideal victim’” by Kaylee Hartung, Janet DiGiacomo and Darran Simon for CNN.com
“In opening statement, attorney admits Brendt Christensen abducted, killed Chinese scholar at University of Illinois,” by Jamie Munks for the Chicago Tribune
“Guilty: Brendt Christensen found guilty in Yingying Zhang’s kidnapping, killing,” wandtv.com
In this episode, Brandi pulled from:“Mother Knows Best: The Story of Theresa Jimmie Cross” by David Lohr, Crime Library“‘Unbelievable’ Tale Reveals Grisly Crimes” by Richard C. Paddock, Los Angeles Times“Theresa Jimmie Knorr” murderpedia.org “Theresa Knorr” wikipedia.org
Jan 22 2020 · 2hr 6mins
Episode artwork

Episode 8: The Disappearance of Yingying Zhang

Play
Read more
Yingying had a beautiful soul, she was a visiting scholar from China and made a mistake trusting the wrong person and sadly it cost her her life.
Dec 04 2019 · 1hr
Episode artwork

MURDERED: Yingying Zhang

Play
Read more

When Chinese graduate student Yingying Zhang agreed to spend a year in America, she did so by looking forward to the opportunities it would present for her future. However, in June of 2017, 26-year-old Yingying would go missing while on her way to an appointment. Over the next several weeks, a dark saga would begin to play out as police began figuring out what had happened to her...

Sources for this episode cannot be listed here due to character limitations. For a full list of sources, please visit  https://crimejunkiepodcast.com/murdered-yingying-zhang/

Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Sep 23 2019 · 42mins
Episode artwork

The abduction & Murder of Yingying Zhang

Play
Read more
Caution, this episode contains graphic content about gruesome crimes and also involves sexual violence. Listener discretion is strongly advised. Thank you to my husband Ryan, for reading the parts of Brendt.

---

Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/truecrimecorner/support
Jun 29 2019 · 41mins
Loading