Episode 19 – The Sharpe Family Murders

In today’s case we will discuss the 2004 murders of Anna Sharpe and her 20-month-old daughter Gracie, who were killed by Anna’s husband John, by repeatedly firing a spear gun into their heads until they were dead.

He also dismembered his wife’s body, with a chain saw, and then disposed of her body and that of his daughter in land fill.  Anna Sharpe, at the time of her murder was 4 months pregnant.


Victims: Anna and Gracie Sharpe                              Anna, John and Gracie


John Sharpe at media release

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