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Small Town Murder

Two comedians look at a small town, what makes it tick, and a murder that took place there. In depth research, horrible tragedy, and the hosts' comedic spin on the whole thing. New episodes every Thursday!!

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#142 - Where Is The Head?? in Dickson, Tennessee

This week, in Dickson, Tennessee, a local woman, with some problems, from a prominent family, goes missing, at the same time as a local man, from a not so distinguished background is also reported missing. One of them is found, and police suspect that person in the other's disappearance, after some digging into their background. When the other missing person is found, it's a most brutal scene, sending investigators in every direction, looking for body parts & evidence to put away a multiple time violent felon!Along the way, we find out that women had it rough in the 1800's, that maybe it isn't a good idea to store half of everything you own in your pick up truck, and that decapitation & field dressing is rarely a suicide!!Hosted by James Pietragallo & Jimmie Whisman New episodes every Thursday! Donate at: patreon.com/crimeinsports or go to paypal.com & use our email: crimeinsports@gmail.com Go to shutupandgivememurder.com for all things Small Town Murder & Crime In Sports! Follow us on... twitter.com/@murdersmall facebook.com/smalltownpod instagram.com/smalltownmurder Also, check out James & Jimmie's other show, Crime In Sports! On iTunes, Stitcher, or wherever you listen to podcasts See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

2hr 38mins

24 Oct 2019

Rank #1

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#3 - A Kidnapping & Murder in Raynham, Massachusetts - Part 2

This week, we finish up the story of what was the peaceful, affluent town of Raynham, Massachusetts, until a day in 1978 that changed everything. A monster of a human being becomes the stuff of nightmares with this brutal killing.Along the way, we learn about how ugly cars were in the '70s, how much it costs for a senior citizen to get into a flea market, and Dunkin Donuts' extremely loose hiring practices with the sexually dangerous!!Hosted by James Pietragallo & Jimmie WhismanNew episodes every Thursday!!Please subscribe, rate, and review!Listen on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, or wherever you listen to podcasts!Head to shutupandgivememurder.com for all things Small Town Murder!For merchandise: crimeinsports.threadless.comCheck out James and Jimmie's other show: Crime in Sports Follow us on social media!Facebook: facebook.com/smalltownpodInstagram: instagram.com/smalltownmurderTwitter: twitter.com/MurderSmall Contact the show: crimeinsports@gmail.com See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

1hr

1 Feb 2017

Rank #2

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#143 - A Scary Story On A Quiet Street in Pitman, New Jersey

This week, in Pitman, New Jersey, a quiet, idyllic street, where two beloved local residents are planning to spent the rest of their lives is shaken, when those very same beloved people are found in pools of blood, inside their own home. The particular brutality of the killings are a source of confusion for police, who wonder "who could have wanted these nice people dead so badly?", and for the rest of the town, who wonders if they're next. The legal wrangling that follows take almost a decade, and thoroughly frustrates everybody! It's a mess of horrors & stupidity!!Along the way, we find out that Warner Brothers is REALLY picky about copyright infringement, that you should always ask follow up questions, when one of your friends is covered in blood, and that just plain stupid is not considered a mitigating factor!!Hosted by James Pietragallo & Jimmie Whisman New episodes every Thursday! Donate at: patreon.com/crimeinsports or go to paypal.com & use our email: crimeinsports@gmail.com Go to shutupandgivememurder.com for all things Small Town Murder & Crime In Sports! Follow us on... twitter.com/@murdersmall facebook.com/smalltownpod instagram.com/smalltownmurder Also, check out James & Jimmie's other show, Crime In Sports! On iTunes, Stitcher, or wherever you listen to podcasts See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

2hr 42mins

31 Oct 2019

Rank #3

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#4 - Three Charred Bodies in Manistique, Michigan

This week, we head to the tiny vacation town of Manistique, Michigan to see what happens when the case of 3 charred bodies, found in a burned out car is handled by a rookie prosecutor. Treachery, deceit, and extreme violence, followed by stupidity, ineptitude, and even more treachery. It's a twisted tale of stolen drugs, spurned advances, and revenge. Along the way, we learn how lousy an eleven thousand dollar house is, why Facebook can lead to murder, and what happens when the town from "The Great Outdoors" goes wrong.Hosted by James Pietragallo & Jimmie WhismanNew episodes every Thursday!!Please subscribe, rate, and review!Listen on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, or wherever you listen to podcasts!Head to shutupandgivememurder.com for all things Small Town Murder!For merchandise: crimeinsports.threadless.comCheck out James and Jimmie's other show: Crime in Sports Follow us on social media!Facebook: facebook.com/smalltownpodInstagram: instagram.com/smalltownmurderTwitter: twitter.com/MurderSmall Contact the show: crimeinsports@gmail.com See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

1hr 2mins

8 Feb 2017

Rank #4

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#151 - The Panhandle Samurai in Vincennes, Indiana

This week, in Vincennes, Indiana, a troubled person's life seemingly spins out of control in a sea of arrests, fights, marriages, drugs, bats & swords. This all comes to a head when a relationship ends, and rumors begin to fly about what this person's ex may be up to, and who with. In the end, will a really weak excuse & some flimsy legal wrangling be enough to get out of it? Along the way, we find out that bathtubs aren't just for baths, that a samurai sword will definitely get someone's attention, and that it's hard to deny a murder that you committed in front of as third party!! Hosted by James Pietragallo & Jimmie Whisman New episodes every Thursday! Donate at: patreon.com/crimeinsports or go to paypal.com & use our email: crimeinsports@gmail.com Go to shutupandgivememurder.com for all things Small Town Murder & Crime In Sports! Follow us on... twitter.com/@murdersmall facebook.com/smalltownpod instagram.com/smalltownmurder Also, check out James & Jimmie's other show, Crime In Sports! On iTunes, Stitcher, or wherever you listen to podcasts#150 See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

2hr 26mins

26 Dec 2019

Rank #5

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#152 - Taming The Beast in Shelton, Washington

This week, in Shelton, Washington, when a brutal murder is discovered in a woman's home, the police have very little to go on, except a mysterious, one-shoed man, found wandering the highway, in an older woman's housecoat. What unravels is one of the most insane explanations ever offered, in the history of the planet earth. In the end, the case makes history, and precedent. Pure crazy!! Along the way, we find out that every town wants to claim Christmas as their own, that wearing one shoe is way crazier than wearing no shoes, and that saying that God told you to do what you did might not be the worst excuse!! Hosted by James Pietragallo & Jimmie Whisman New episodes every Thursday! Donate at: patreon.com/crimeinsports or go to paypal.com & use our email: crimeinsports@gmail.com Go to shutupandgivememurder.com for all things Small Town Murder & Crime In Sports! Follow us on... twitter.com/@murdersmall facebook.com/smalltownpod instagram.com/smalltownmurder Also, check out James & Jimmie's other show, Crime In Sports! On iTunes, Stitcher, or wherever you listen to podcasts#150 #See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

2hr 31mins

2 Jan 2020

Rank #6

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#145 - Killing, Cover Up & A LOT of Sex Toys in Fremont, New Hampshire

This week, in Fremont, New Hampshire, when a woman, who also happens to be an out of state fugitive, goes missing, police are baffled, until an expected source leads them to something small... which leads to something much bigger. As the layers of this onion are peeled away, every detail is more shocking, horrifying, and somehow hilarious than the last. When the whole story is out in the open, all you can do is shake your head in amazement!! Along the way, we find out that snowmobiles aren't just for snow anymore, just how many sex toys is too many sex toys, and that a cemetery is apparently a good place to bury a newly murdered victim!!Hosted by James Pietragallo & Jimmie Whisman New episodes every Thursday! Donate at: patreon.com/crimeinsports or go to paypal.com & use our email: crimeinsports@gmail.com Go to shutupandgivememurder.com for all things Small Town Murder & Crime In Sports! Follow us on... twitter.com/@murdersmall facebook.com/smalltownpod instagram.com/smalltownmurder Also, check out James & Jimmie's other show, Crime In Sports! On iTunes, Stitcher, or wherever you listen to podcasts See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

2hr 43mins

14 Nov 2019

Rank #7

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#116 - A Vampire Pyramid Scheme in Marshfield, Massachusetts

This week, in Marshfield, Massachusetts, a neighborhood house fire leads to the discovery of a brutal murder inside. At first, there are many theories, but eventually the question comes down to this... Was she killed by a vampire, because she was actually also a vampire? Do you need to work your way up the vampire pecking order, like some kind of direct marketing program? These questions, and many more, that you never knew you had will be answered on this episode!!Along the way, we find out about an historical figure, we dig into the inner workings of the vampire mind, and discuss exactly what is the best kind of bird to keep as a pocket snack!!Hosted by James Pietragallo & Jimmie Whisman New episodes every Thursday! Donate at: patreon.com/crimeinsports or go to paypal.com & use our email: crimeinsports@gmail.com Go to shutupandgivememurder.com for all things Small Town Murder & Crime In Sports! Follow us on... twitter.com/@murdersmall facebook.com/smalltownpod instagram.com/smalltownmurder Also, check out James & Jimmie's other show, Crime In Sports! On iTunes, Stitcher, or wherever you listen to podcasts See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

2hr 33mins

25 Apr 2019

Rank #8

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#153 - That Can't Be An Accident in Brookfield Township, Ohio

This week, in Brookfield Township, Ohio, a casual evening of drinking at a local small town bar turns into a search for a missing person. Family, friends, police... and even the murderer all hunt for a trace of the person, in hopes of finding them alive. Unfortunately, this search turns into the search for a body, then after some new information, turns into a hunt for body parts. Will the monster who was responsible be brought to justice? This one is wild! Along the way, we find out Vikings aren't just in Minnesota, that you should try to take other people's point of view into account, and that you can't dismember someone by accident!! Hosted by James Pietragallo & Jimmie Whisman New episodes every Thursday! Donate at: patreon.com/crimeinsports or go to paypal.com & use our email: crimeinsports@gmail.com Go to shutupandgivememurder.com for all things Small Town Murder & Crime In Sports! Follow us on... twitter.com/@murdersmall facebook.com/smalltownpod instagram.com/smalltownmurder Also, check out James & Jimmie's other show, Crime In Sports! On iTunes, Stitcher, or wherever you listen to podcasts#153See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

2hr 36mins

9 Jan 2020

Rank #9

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#101 - First Degree Stupid in Amityville, New York

This week, in Amityville, New York, two people find love, and appear to be living the American dream, until some problems begin to arise. From these problems, someone unexpected is murdered, and the plot that is unraveled sounds too incredible to be true, as a tale of meetings, plans, offers, and cover ups were happening, in the background. This is seriously one of the crazy ones. All of it!Along the way, we find out that a fake haunting can make a town famous, that the term "dolphin head" may be a much more perverted thing than you'd think, and that you should always be sure to kill the person that you want dead!!Hosted by James Pietragallo & Jimmie Whisman New episodes every Thursday! Donate at: patreon.com/crimeinsports or go to paypal.com & use our email: crimeinsports@gmail.com Go to shutupandgivememurder.com for all things Small Town Murder & Crime In Sports! Follow us on... twitter.com/@murdersmall facebook.com/smalltownpod instagram.com/smalltownmurder Also, check out James & Jimmie's other show, Crime In Sports! On iTunes, Stitcher, or wherever you listen to podcasts See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

2hr 33mins

10 Jan 2019

Rank #10

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#74 - The Imperfect Storm in Rulo, Nebraska

This week, in Rulo, Nebraska, we find out about one of the most twisted, despicable set of circumstances that we've ever heard about... And that's before any murder even takes place! A group of people, living on a farm, make their own set of rules & horrors follow. This one is particularly brutal, but also pretty hilarious!! Along the way, we find out what happens when a town starts to die, how a group of people can be controlled by one idiot, and how much brutality a person can inflict & still blame others!! Hosted by James Pietragallo & Jimmie Whisman New episodes every Thursday!!Please subscribe, rate, and review!Listen on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, or wherever you listen to podcasts!Head to shutupandgivememurder.com for all things Small Town Murder!For merchandise: crimeinsports.threadless.comCheck out James and Jimmie's other show: Crime in Sports Follow us on social media!Facebook: facebook.com/smalltownpodInstagram: instagram.com/smalltownmurderTwitter: twitter.com/MurderSmall Contact the show: crimeinsports@gmail.com See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

2hr 46mins

27 Jun 2018

Rank #11

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#211 - Frozen Blood Puddles & Banana Liqueur - Ely, Minnesota

This week, in Ely, Minnesota, a frozen puddle of blood opens up a mystery that turns out to be way more complicated than anyone could expect. A friendly night of partying among what seems to be strangers, turns into an attack that seems to really be personal, but is it? Or just a weird impulse that turns both hideous, and deadly? This one has all kinds of mystery, and brutality!! Along the way, we find out that towns are named for all kinds of weird reasons, that banana liqueur is never a good idea, and that frozen blood puddles are always going to draw attention! Hosted by James Pietragallo & Jimmie Whisman New episodes every Thursday! Donate at: patreon.com/crimeinsports or go to paypal.com & use our email: crimeinsports@gmail.com Go to shutupandgivememurder.com for all things Small Town Murder & Crime In Sports! Follow us on... twitter.com/@murdersmall facebook.com/smalltownpod instagram.com/smalltownmurder Also, check out James & Jimmie's other show, Crime In Sports! On iTunes, Stitcher, or wherever you listen to podcastsSee Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

2hr 33mins

18 Feb 2021

Rank #12

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#66 - A Deadly Scam in Mooresville, Missouri

This week, in Mooresville, Missouri, where several people go missing, without anyone even noticing. Finally, a greedy crime leads to an investigation, and the discovery of five bodies, and a twisted back story, uncovering very unlikely killers. It's a crazy tale, in a tiny town!! Along the way, we find out how polite death threats used to be, how many drifters can go missing without anyone caring, and why a clay floor, under a lot of hay is the only place to store corpses!! Hosted by James Pietragallo & Jimmie Whisman New episodes every Thursday!!Please subscribe, rate, and review!Listen on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, or wherever you listen to podcasts!Head to shutupandgivememurder.com for all things Small Town Murder!For merchandise: crimeinsports.threadless.comCheck out James and Jimmie's other show: Crime in Sports Follow us on social media!Facebook: facebook.com/smalltownpodInstagram: instagram.com/smalltownmurderTwitter: twitter.com/MurderSmall Contact the show: crimeinsports@gmail.com See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

2hr 29mins

19 Apr 2018

Rank #13

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#79 - Maybe Satan Did It in Dayton, Nevada

This week, in Dayton, Nevada, what seems like an open & shut case gets much more complicated, when the details are really looked at. Was this a bloodthirsty monster, killing for nothing but the thrill? Or was this a case of inexperienced law enforcement officers & prosecutors jumping to conclusions, based on fear & innuendo? Either way, its both infuriating & hilarious!! Along the way, we find out about how scary a "town dance" was in the 1800's, that everyone in small towns used to fear Satan above anything else, and the intricacies of certain sneakers & the prints they may or not make in the snow!!Hosted by James Pietragallo & Jimmie Whisman New episodes every Thursday!!Please subscribe, rate, and review!Listen on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, or wherever you listen to podcasts!Head to shutupandgivememurder.com for all things Small Town Murder!For merchandise: crimeinsports.threadless.comCheck out James and Jimmie's other show: Crime in Sports Follow us on social media!Facebook: facebook.com/smalltownpodInstagram: instagram.com/smalltownmurderTwitter: twitter.com/MurderSmall Contact the show: crimeinsports@gmail.com See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

2hr 44mins

2 Aug 2018

Rank #14

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#60 - A Triangle Of Tragedy in Phillips, Oklahoma

This week, we check out the dwindling town of Phillips, Oklahoma, where a man somehow pulled multiple women into his orbit, and eventually had them help him with the most horrible tasks possible. It's an insane tale of twisting & twisted relationships, ending in horror. Oh, and its hilarious!! Along the way, we find out how much coal is too much coal, how karma can sometimes predict the future, and if it's possible to use being "White Trash" as legal grounds for appeal!! Hosted by James Pietragallo & Jimmie Whisman New episodes every Thursday!!Please subscribe, rate, and review!Listen on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, or wherever you listen to podcasts!Head to shutupandgivememurder.com for all things Small Town Murder!For merchandise: crimeinsports.threadless.comCheck out James and Jimmie's other show: Crime in Sports Follow us on social media!Facebook: facebook.com/smalltownpodInstagram: instagram.com/smalltownmurderTwitter: twitter.com/MurderSmall Contact the show: crimeinsports@gmail.com See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

2hr 32mins

7 Mar 2018

Rank #15

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#5 - A Murder For Greed in Eaton, Ohio

This week, we check out the old fashioned town of Eaton, Ohio, where a man's sudden disappearance leads to an investigation that uses some crafty police work to get a confession in the case. This concludes with a gruesome discovery, that was right under everyone's nose, the whole time. Along the way, we find out exactly how important pork is to the local community, where all the manufacturing jobs have gone, and just how much does an oil drum filled with concrete, and human remains weigh? Hosted by James Pietragallo & Jimmie WhismanNew episodes every Thursday!!Please subscribe, rate, and review!Listen on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, or wherever you listen to podcasts!Head to shutupandgivememurder.com for all things Small Town Murder!For merchandise: crimeinsports.threadless.comCheck out James and Jimmie's other show: Crime in Sports Follow us on social media!Facebook: facebook.com/smalltownpodInstagram: instagram.com/smalltownmurderTwitter: twitter.com/MurderSmall Contact the show: crimeinsports@gmail.com See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

57mins

15 Feb 2017

Rank #16

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#148 - A Deadly Recipe in Alturas, Florida

This week, in Alturas, Florida, a rural family deals with what appears to be an illness, running through the family, until a doctor notices a symptom that isn't exactly relevant to the flu. A panic forms in the community, only to find out that this attack is of a very personal nature, and very directed toward this particular family. This one has crazy around every corner!! Along the way, we find out that people don't write well in Florida, that Coca Cola probably isn't the medicine, and that murderers aren't always who you think they might be!! Hosted by James Pietragallo & Jimmie Whisman New episodes every Thursday! Donate at: patreon.com/crimeinsports or go to paypal.com & use our email: crimeinsports@gmail.com Go to shutupandgivememurder.com for all things Small Town Murder & Crime In Sports! Follow us on... twitter.com/@murdersmall facebook.com/smalltownpod instagram.com/smalltownmurder Also, check out James & Jimmie's other show, Crime In Sports! On iTunes, Stitcher, or wherever you listen to podcastsSee Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

2hr 39mins

5 Dec 2019

Rank #17

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#16 - A House Of Horrors in Lino Lakes, Minnesota

This week, we look at the town of Lino Lakes, Minnesota, where a family did their best to try to help one of their own, with the result of 5 senseless murders, that this town will never forget. Along the way, we find out where wild rice grows, how similar a heron is to a flamingo, and exactly how hearing voices is affected by massive consumption of vodka!!Hosted by James Pietragallo & Jimmie WhismanNew episodes every Thursday!!Please subscribe, rate, and review!Listen on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, or wherever you listen to podcasts!Head to shutupandgivememurder.com for all things Small Town Murder!For merchandise: crimeinsports.threadless.comCheck out James and Jimmie's other show: Crime in Sports Follow us on social media!Facebook: facebook.com/smalltownpodInstagram: instagram.com/smalltownmurderTwitter: twitter.com/MurderSmall Contact the show: crimeinsports@gmail.com See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

1hr 3mins

3 May 2017

Rank #18

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#150 - A Betrayal Of Hearts & Knives in Rome, Georgia

This week, in Rome, Georgia, a picturesque, all-American couple find each other in high school, then get married, start a family, and live happily... until things aren't so happy, anymore. Too much church, not enough romance, and a secret affair all lead to the the downfall of a marriage, and ultimately, one of the most brutal, but clumsy murders possible. From there, we learn that some people never learn!! Along the way, we find out that every "mushroom festival" might not be what you think it is, that maybe there should be a maturity test before marriage, and that when you leave every piece of evidence possible for the cops to find, you probably have to plead guilty!! Hosted by James Pietragallo & Jimmie Whisman New episodes every Thursday! Donate at: patreon.com/crimeinsports or go to paypal.com & use our email: crimeinsports@gmail.com Go to shutupandgivememurder.com for all things Small Town Murder & Crime In Sports! Follow us on... twitter.com/@murdersmall facebook.com/smalltownpod instagram.com/smalltownmurder Also, check out James & Jimmie's other show, Crime In Sports! On iTunes, Stitcher, or wherever you listen to podcasts#150 See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

2hr 34mins

19 Dec 2019

Rank #19

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#146 - A Strangle Here, A Strangle There in Hutchinson, Kansas

This week, in Hutchinson, Kansas, a woman's mysterious drowning leads to no on being punished, but plenty of rumors swirling around her ex husband, who had his murder charge dropped. After many more years, and many more wives, this man shows behavior consistent with a murderer, including trying to murder someone... But will he get away with the death of his first wife? This one has some twists... Plus, another edition of The Prisoner Dating Game!!Along the way, we find out that looking at salt sounds boring, there is more than one way to strangle, and to never tell your new spouse about your former spouse!!Hosted by James Pietragallo & Jimmie Whisman New episodes every Thursday! Donate at: patreon.com/crimeinsports or go to paypal.com & use our email: crimeinsports@gmail.com Go to shutupandgivememurder.com for all things Small Town Murder & Crime In Sports! Follow us on... twitter.com/@murdersmall facebook.com/smalltownpod instagram.com/smalltownmurder Also, check out James & Jimmie's other show, Crime In Sports! On iTunes, Stitcher, or wherever you listen to podcasts See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

2hr 45mins

21 Nov 2019

Rank #20