The Murder of Helle Crafts A.K.A. “The Woodchipper Murder”

This case has gone down in history for more than one reason. It was the first homicide case in Connecticut tried without a body and was also the focus of the first episode of the now popular TV show, Forensic Files. Forensics played a huge part in solving this disturbing case and was one of the first cases that brought attention to Dr. Henry Lee who would later go on to consult in cases like the JonBenet Ramsey case as well as the O.J. Simpson case. Why has it been dubbed “The Woodchipper¬†Murder?” Tune in to find out. Episode 47.