SOLVED: Suzanne Bombardier’s murder

Mitchell Lynn Bacom (63) will be charged with murdering Suzanne Bombardier, according to county prosecutors. He was arrested Friday at his Antioch home without incident, police said. Bacom, a longtime suspect in this case, is held on charges of murder, kidnapping, rape and oral copulation. Suzanne’s slaying was the oldest open homicide cold case on […]

SF Chronicle posts Suzanne Bombardier’s story

SF Chronicle posts Suzanne Bombardier‘s story that was written by guest blogger Jennifer Gibbons for DCC. Suzie’s story was Case of the Month in June 2014. In 2013, Jennifer was visiting her grandparents’ grave. She saw Suzie’s headstone and was curious. Suzie died one month before her grandmother. On Friday June 27, 1980, the nude body of […]

How to use the library to research cold cases

How to use the library to research cold cases when you wish to help solve a cold case. That is a question I asked Jennifer Gibbons. Jennifer is exploring the case of Susanne Bombardier and generously offered to share with my readers how she uses public libraries for this project. ___________________________ Doing research on cold […]

Case of the Month: Suzanne A. Bombardier

Case of the Month: Suzanne A. Bombardier is written by guest blogger Jennifer Kathleen Gibbons. UPDATE: on Jan 2, 2015 the award-winning magazine Salon featured this case and Jennifer’s story. The article included a link to this post. Please check below for more the updates. ** In June 21, 1980 Suzanne (known to everyone as Suzie) […]