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Episode 6 · 1 year ago

The Murder of Paula Sladewski

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It's your host paint reece welcome backto did you lock the door? The podcast today, I'm joined by one of my goodfriends will hello, and today we ere going to be talkingabout the murder of Paulas Leduski, which is honestly so baffling. I thinkthere are't a lot of details that the detectives have released in this case,and that makes it all of the more mystifying it happened, also in both ofour home states of Florida. So it's just it's absolutely insane terify, yes,very much so so, just shell be gradedto. It Paulis Leduski was born on November,fifteenth of Oe Thousand Nine hundred and eighty three brucer. Yes, me here aScorpio and I wanch O. I am Broud myself and she grew up in DetroitMichigan. She was raised by her single mother. WHOs name was patsy and hergrandparents, as well as her older sister, who was already a teenager atthe time that Paula was born, but eventually patsy, her mother wouldmarry a man named Kevin Watkins who would become Paulas and Kelly'sStepfather Paula also had an older brother namedThomas, but I really didn't find any indication through any of my researchthat he was involved in this case at all. So I don't think he'll really bebrought up again. She would be twenty six years old atthe time of her murder, which is so scary because both will and Iris LyYeah. That's like wow yeah, the pobays less than five years. For me, that's anand for you or hat's Twen Y, one like yeah, so wow o awful. So since Paula was a little girl, shewas described as fearless always on the go and having fun very beautiful, butalso very intelligent and brimming Heh personality. People say she would lightup any room that she walked into and constantly had eyes on her and alsowhen she was a little girl. She collected Barbie dolls and dreamed ofliving. The glotzy life that Barbie lived, she actually dubbed. It quotethe Barbie Life and, if you're familiar with barbies, as I'm sure you are Barbi,has like a million different careers at this point, she's super rich. Sherestlly do anything. She wants yeah regume that she's collected. So I don'tblame Paula at all. We all AV the barbe life. Yes, we do Paula had alwaysexcelled in school and she was known to have a kind and caring nature. Acombination of these two things are what led her to Wante to eventuallypursue a career in nursing, which would eventually change into much moredrastic. Yes, and she would actually go...

...off to college in California, where shelike. I said she was to sity nursing. She was a woman ahead of her time andthat she financed her own schooling through modeling. She also appeared inthe video for playboy and eventually she would take up a job as an eaxoticdancer so of her modeling. Her Grandfather said quote: She was a goodkid and smart in high school and went around by herself to do the things shedid. Modewize andquote and of her appearance in a playboy video sheactually is described in most sources as a playboy bunny or a playmate, butthat's not true. So what happened was five hundred initial apcuints wereaccepted to be considered for an emential spought in a playboyn magazine,and then fifty were chosen to just be a part of a commemorative video forPlaybun magazine and Paula was part of this y. So she didn't actually win thecontest to become a flayby bunny, but she did appear in one of their videos and eventually, like I said she went onto become an exotic dancer or stripper for lack of better term and she'dalways enjoyed dancing and been very good at it. So she thought why notmakes them money off of it, and I don't blame her cato an geaway with exactlyso when Paula began, her jobs, he shipper, she died her runette hairblonde and she added in very long extensions, actually went down to herwaist. What I can gather her hair was about shoulderlife before so that'spretty extensive and expensive extensions, so she was already makinggood money, as I can see when the a Paula's mom would set her down and ask.Why are you doing this referring to her job as a stripper to which Paulareplied ID make great money which again good for you girl, trive yeah? Exactlyyour best lay not only was her mom uncomfortable withthe exat dancing. She had also begun to notice that Paula was drinking quitefrequently almost every night and she was quite worried about her in theCrimewatch Daly episode that will- and I watched her mom even says that shewas worried that she was becoming an alcoholic and when she brought this upto Paula, Paula became quite offensive, which I mean I don't want to discount what hermother was thinking. But I can also see that as an exotic dancer, there mightbe a lot of drinking involved in that and you could be a part of that withoutnecessarily being an alcoholic, but you could also be a part of that and bebecoming an alcoholic. So yeah yeah there's coming round the game an Ithink, you're becoming an alcohol, no gon. So so during her time as an exaict dancer,Paula was living with her boyfriend, Kevin Clym, I'm not sure. If they havethat pronunciation right, it's either Kevin Clym or Kevin Climb, either way.It Spelled K. L Y M, the to ad met when she had first started her job with adancer and eventually they would move in together. Their relationship wasdescribed as very happy and loving when...

...the both were sober but violent andvolatile whenever alcohol is introduced, which, as we're led to believe, wasquite often, they are both reportedly big drinkersand very mean drunks, a combination which often resulted in arguments andeven led to violence on both parts. There had been several incidencesbetween the two that, like I said, had ended in violence and the police beingcalled even one month before Paula's murder. Kevinwas actually arrested for domestic assault in which he broke Paula's noseand gave her a black eye. However, those charges would very soon bedropped, Kevin and also been arrested in twothousand and eight, which was two years before Paul's murder after he had beencaught with cocaines that had nothing to do with Paula as far as workingserias, but it is just another charge on his record and I think it'simportant to bring up to add to the plethe rot that he had already amats.Yes, so Kelly, who again was Paula's oldersister, hosted Paula and Kevin at her house for a Christmas party a weekbefore Paula would be murdered and she said that the two seemed very happytogether and excited about their outcoming years, ev plans which wereactually eventuallyr eventually. Originally thetwo had decided they were going to go to Vegas to spend their newsyeavtogether, which would be so much fun. I'm sure, but Paula actually learnedthat lady Goga was going to be giving a new yearse of concert in Miami theweekend of New Years Eve, and she was such a huge lady Gogo Fan.They had to go to that, so they changed their plans and now they're planning oncoming down to Florida to attend. That concert. Kelly actually invited the couple tospend years e with her, but as I just sated, they declined because theyalready had other plans so ubere the new years eve weekend of two thousandand ten, which would be twenty or two thousand and ninechanging over two two thousand and ten, just to wer clear so over. In Years Eveweekend, I two thousand and ten hauly and Kevin were headed down to Miami andjust a quick little note before Paula left, she told her mother patsy not toworry. She would be home in time for her birthday and that she had somethingvery special planned. So by all accounts, Paulo is planning on cominghome and spending pasthys birthday with her family. The morning of January third, twothousand and ten Paula and Kevin arrived at a nightclub called clubspace around five in the morning which, both of them being in their lateies. Imuch, I must say, is quite impressive: Again will in Ir Twenty One, and Ican't imagine not being a bed Atfi a been eleven yeah same so no matter what I've been doing, I'mgoing to be in bed at FIM. I am so Propi both of them for that, once theyarrived at club, face Paula was repordedly getting drink, thought forher consistently the whole time. They were there and was reporded to havebeen quite intoxicated...

...after spending a few hours at the club,Paula began to exhibit certain behaviors that Kevin wasn't too fond ofand after listing them, I'm sure you'll understand that I think heas beingreasonable, yeah, not being too fun of these behavior yeah. Reportedly, she was lifting up herdress, which was described as a very revealing antight teal dress that just showed off her voluptuous figure,despite the fact that she was not wearing any underwear underneath, andit was also reported that she was dancing with other men that ats justlike to add insult canger she's, not wearing n. any unde were and showingeverybody, and then her man is like wow yeah. So again, can't blame Kevin forthat. One, no and I'm sure Paula would have been embarrassed to know that shewas doing that too. I know people do dume things when they're toointoxicated- and I can't imagine her as a sober woman doing that he's justwalsome yeah so after this behavior had been goingon for a little bit, Kevin would grab her by the arm and attempt to usher herout of the club, but Paula would resist insisting that she was having quote thetime of her life. This ultercation, however, would leadto Kevin being kicked out of the club for quote causing a scene. The salsorcation was not recorded tohave been particularly violent, just Kevin grabbing her arm and Paularesisting, but Kevin was seen on security footage exiting the nightclubat seven. Seventeen am so that's almost two and a half hours after thecouple arrived at the club after leaving club face Kevin reportsthat he immediately halls a cab and heads back to the couples hotel, wherehe just falls asleep almost instantly and again Kevin was recordedly fairlyintosticated as well. So I believe this I believe he could have just without thinking called Tha cab rightaway and gone back, just passed out an the mat o the moment yeah make I mean Idon't Bame Himin just minutes, maybe even seconds after Kevin Hofsonto, acab Paula is scene on security, footage being escorted out of the club onJanuary. Fourth, at seen twenty one am so again: seend Sevteen, that's five minutes of the most, but wedon't know how long it took Kevin to hal a cab, so it truly could have jstbeen seconds after he exited the area. She was kicked out as well, because itis club paces policies to remove both parties after a fight dlite, who was atfault, I'm not sure why they weren't escorted out together, but really wow yeah. I know I want to behonest. I know I first I agree once we find out more information. I agree thatis very suspect, so Kevin Awakes, around eleventhirty am and thet wasstill the day of January fourth, and he's a little bit worried to find thatPaula does not appear to have made it back to their room, yet he askd hotel staff Hif, they seen herand none of them have so he begins calling around to local hospitals and,after that he began just going around...

...to places that he thought she might beind asking people if they'de seen her when none of this works, he would callthe police to report her missing and he would also immediately hire a privateinvestigator named David Wasser, who immediately began the search every source I can find seems toindicate that he hired this Pi again, almost immediately after reporting, hermissing, which I think speaks to Kevin's innocence on Jeny accounts. Ithink it that does. I ersoally think that that clears en I mean he's,definitely well get into theories later, obviously, but he could have donesomething to her. He was drunk and not remembered it, but in any case, I thinkthis speaks to him at least not knowing. Once he sobered up what happened to herfor sure, because I don't think if he was guilty, he would have startedlooking immediately after he woke up so at around nine pm on January third, twothousand and ten, which was the same day that or so I have here the same day,but I'm going to call myself UF or that it was the night before Pauler would bereported missing on the early hours of January. Fourth, so around nine pm on January Fourth oftwo thousand and ten, which was the same day that Paula had been seenexiting the night cub very early. In the morning, a dumpster fire wasrecorded by a man named Christopher, Michael about ten miles from club spaceupon estinguishing the flames, the firefighters, Mane Af, very grislydiscovery, which prompted them to immediately call nine unded one. Their discovery was a body that wasalready far too burent to identify. They couldn't even tell if it was a manor a woman at this point, but polly was seen by Mussiple witnesses, includingclub employees, exisin club and immediately walking to her right, and then she was seeng running into aman. The two reportedly talked for a second before clasping hands andwalking towards t a parking lot that was to the right of the club. A truck was also seen heading the wrongway down o one way: road towards a woman matching Paula's descriptionbefore she was found, and the driver of that truck was described as a middleaged white man. Paula's mother would receive a callfrom the Miami Police Department saying that they needed polycental records,because a body had been found in a dumpster that might possibly be herdaughter, which, my God is. He mother, I can't Thatat, my God. They call youtil you yeah Oyor, DN, ries and again pauly is from Michigan, and then shewas in Miami at the time. But just I don't know to me: That's such a fardistance that you would never expect the Miami place to be called yeah, andthen, on top of that, then you have like you, wake up to it, because etheyfigure it out the morning and Youre just like Jesus Christ yeah. So I'msure the mom was now on myk partying. So she makes up to this. Call that,like hey your daughter, might be this body that we found we have erdentalrecords. Oh my gosh, let's no oo form a theory yeah, so it would take three days that musthave been absolutely agonizing for her entire family, but eventually the bodywas identified as Paulaleduski. It was...

...actually stated that Kevin had calledthe corriners office to see if anybody's matching Paul's descriptionhad been found, which again some people think of Suff fects. But I think atthis point when he called them, Kevin had already been going to gas stationsand stores and clubs and anything he thought Paula might have been to he hadalready called the police he'd already called a Pi. So I think, calling to seeif a body matching hor description had been found at this point is not superad of the or not absolutely not, and actually they reported that a bodymatching that description might have been found and they asked Kevin ifPaula had any body piercings which she did and at this point Kevin reports,his heart sinking. However, when they showed him Thaid Body piercings, theywere so charred that Kevin could not confirm or deny that they weret Paulisto this day, police have not been able to identify Paula's cause o death,because no knife or gunshot wonds could be found on the body, but it was tooburnt to be able to tell if strangulation is a possible iftragulation was a possibility. However, this is what the police largelytheorize and I think her skeleton obviously had not been burnt. I'm notsuper sure if you'd be able to identify staboons on the skeleton, but you'redefinitely able to identify gun, Shopmin, so yeah thef somebody had hadany tortof bone. There be a holen whatever on it was as well, so inalmost likely, but Isait', probably STRANGUATIONL. I agreeso not long after Paula's death, her mother and her sister got into a fightover something kind of odd Kelly, discovered that Patsy who was te motherwas about to auction off a lot of Paula's belongings, including herbarbiedoff collection, which, as he mentioned earlier, Paula idolized, theBarbi Life Thatis, a collection she would never have given away. patshy would claim that this was only aso she could come up with reward money, which I mean. I understand, I'm notsure how wealthy the family was. But if that's something you think will help, I don't know you already know. Yourdaughter is dead at this point, so she's not coming back for the BARBIDOLF yeah. I don't lame for for wanting to sellthe like she's, not going to keep her room intact as e memorial yeah, and Imean she might, but that's usually something we see in missing personscases yeah cases of people that have already been identified as Tivs Yeah. So what I can find there is currently atwenty eight thousand dolar reward out for finding Paula's killer, fourteenthousand of which was put up by largely Pauli sister, and it was actuallymatched by the owners of Club stace, which is incredible because they reallydidn't have a lot of themsemtive to do that. Shedid go missing after exiting their club, but I don't think that's something thatwould be common necessarily of the last place that someone was seen. So IAvplod Club stafes Immensealy for doing that. Yeh phapfs to them Ronobo, sowe've pretty much described at this...

...point. What happened to or what happened tocall his body at least after she was discovered and the circumstancesleading up to that. So now we're going to get into some theories, so the first theory obviously is KevinPaula's boyfriend at the time. Patsy who again is Paula's mother isvery insistent that Paula lives in constant fear of Kevin and that he hadon mussiple occasions, threatened Paul's life, even seeting, that hewould cut her body into pieces and that they would never find it. I don't knowif this is significant, but her body was not cut into pieces. So if that's, what kind was threateningHat's? Not What happened? I ean all things considered since most of theirfights always happened when they were like completely hwasted. I would sayit's not out of the ordinary to, in the heat of the moment, on top of beingcompletely inhibited to Sayi Il kill you and chop you into that mean it'stuite specific, yes, but it's out of the ordinary, but not for this company. Like that's, not something, I believeever said. I can oe to say o Wone, I didn't dread. Anyone so Kella, who was Paul's sister, againbelieves that well, the couple did have a rocky and sometimes voltalrelationship they loved each other very much, and that Kevin would never hurther and that he is innocent of Anyan all involvement in his sister's murderor in her sister's murder. Sorry about that detectives did find it odd thatKevin Left Paul at the club. However, it was later explained to them by Kevinthat it was fairly normal behavior for the couple Paula often wanted to sayout partying longer than Keaven, and she had been funding for herself on thestreets of Detroit, her whole life, so she wasn't afraid to walk home alonevery late. It might- and this does raise a red flag for me, because Iwould never leave my friends at a club while they were intoxicated. Iespecially would never leave a significant other yeah. I definitelyhave peen in he place, though, where drunk or not I've wanted to stay longerthan other people. So I can understand especially someone that was veryintoxicated, being insistent on, like the other persons, a say, yeah andagain, if Kevin is telling the truth, and I believe he is that Paula oftenwould stay out later than him ouknow if they are n a new city, especially whenhe's drunk. I don't think that's something yeah ieratly ouoftheordinaryyeah. I would have waited as well, but if Iha minutes, if this happened often- and you may- I don't necessarily blame him- he should havewaited and I'm sure he's going to beat himself upabout that for the rest ofhis life. But I don't think it makes him a killer. Is what I'm trying to say and again Kevin was the one who almostimmediately range the alarm bells as soon as he woke up and realized thatPaula had not come back to the hotel room.

He also was asked to strip down by thepolice once he reported her missing and there were absolutely no marks on hisbody inditating a struggle and, according to Paula sister, Kelly quote.Anyone who did this would be covered in scratches. My sister was a fighter he'salso on security, footage leaving the club and entering a cab before Paulaand he's also on security, footage or bribing back at the hotel and the hotelstaff confirmd that they saw him. The two things that I feel wer stronglypoint towards his innocence are the fact that he had no vehicle that wouldallow him to transport the body, and the dumpster, where Paul's body wouldeventually be found, was more than a mile from club space and much more thana mile from the hotel that they were staying at as well as the fact that the policehave stated that the dumster was in a location that would likely only beaccessible by locals, as in only locals. Toul likely know that it was there. Youwould have to havebeen extremely lucky, O just come across that, and it's notan area that tourists tended to visit so again, extremely lucky. If you justFEU that O en so walking Awrong with the body in his hands. Yeah well- and Iwere talking earlier- if some man that again Paula's body was dumped for a lack of a better term, thesame day that she went missing, Kevin Likely Si would have been, I think,intoxicated on his way to dumsed body. So that means there would be a verylarge, very drunk man carrying a woman in his arms that no one in Miami sawlike stumbling around sombody on a show, yeah and I'm sure all of you know Miamiis a very populated city, so yeah. I think someone would have seen that,especially I'm sure it could be passed off ace first or it could be passed offat first as someone just carrying their drunk friend home, but once you'rewalking for like a mile yeah once this murder was widely reported, which itwas I'm sure if this had been seen, someone in Miami would have been like,I think, most efficious yeah, just awsom do carier Uhhuh. So the secondtheory is that a bouncer or an employee of the club that they were dancing inthat night was responsible, and this theory was from what I can find putforward by Kevin after he do the security footage of Paula, leaping thenightclub in which you can see two bouncers and one club Enploye followingclose behind her, does any also state that, when they eventually come up with thesketch of the person that he looked at it and he said that that wethink he wasreminded of one of the boncers. Yes, he does I'm. I don't remember if it was abouncer or just another employee, but when the eventional sketch is releasedand look at someone that was released snoworries, he does state that it verymuch reminded him of an employee at the club. That night, but again club sace argues that this isnot possible. It's not possible for one of their employees be responsible, asthey would have noticed one of their employees just being absent for thatlong, while they were on the clock and...

...they also have paystufs to prove thatall their employees were there for the entirety of their ships. That night, Idon't think the bouncer theory is particularly likely or not evenBounczer, but the club employee theory is that likely just because I don't see what motivation the clubwould have to cover up for them. I mean I understand wanting to protect your reputation asone of the most prestigious clubs warming in Miami, but that would takeevery employee for more than for ten years now, yeah to never say a word, Imean if it was by chance. One of them I mean I could see why they cover it up,purely because the lawsuit alone- Oh yeah, one of their employees, killingher when I coun see management covering it up. Definitely, but I like sayBartender Tho, yeah, OT, O probl. Why would you yo yeah? That's sure- and thefinal theory is that it was just some random, either person that had beendancing at the club that night or someone that saw a very intoxicatedPaula, exiting the bar. So polly was reportedly seen by multiple witnesses,none of who have been named, including club ofploy, including club employees, thoughapparently walking to the right immediately when she exited the cluband running right into a man. The two talked for about a second before theyclasped hands and walked towards a parking lot. That again was near theclub. CLUFF's face says this man could nothave been one of their patrons, since it was reported that he was wearingshorts and that does not fit their dress code. You have to be wearing atleast jeans, but Likelyoa something nicer to have gotten into the clubenough people saw this man with Paula and for a long enough time that there'sactually a very detailed sketch of him, which I will definitely post on. Theinstagram am twitter and Kevin Disputes this theory, because he doesn't believethat Paula would have walked away with a man she didn't know. He thinks shewas too street smart for that. However, I'm not disputing the fact that she wasstreet smart, but I know drug people do things that they very much would not doyeahas tover. So she want to the point where she was black out drunk. I cansee. Maybe she thought he looks like one ofher friends or acquaintances or some man she'd been dancing with him theclub and was like yeah whatever helpd you back to my hotel thinking it was inhis yeah and it very much was it no. Absolutely. U Paulisiter believes that Paula wasmurdered by someone random likely someone that wanted to sexually assaulther, and will the police have not rolled out any suspects. They also feelthat it was most likely a random local that just happened to come across caulathat morning and wanted something again likely sex from her and after he gotthat willinglyor unwillingly. He murdered her and set her body on fireboth to conceal evidence and to make identification of the body much harder,because I mentioned this earlier, but...

...when the body was found, it had beenburning for about half an hour, so the police were totally unable to tellwhether it was a man or woman at the forefrient of Yiding, the body. Nowit's I most likely, I mean all thingsconsidered. It had to be somebody who was local, especially because of like Isaid earlier, where the dumpster was yeah yeah. I was like on top of that it had to be someone whowas who was known because everybody who saw the fire didn'tactually see anyone dumping it. So I've already stated. I believe that I don'tthink Keavin was responsible for this crime. I definitely think a random actof violence is the most likely option here and something we hadn't mentionedbefore is that the dumpster, where her body was dubged in the eventiually setin fire, was right next to a propane factory. So that leads me to maybeeither an employee of the procan factory or someone that knew it well knew where it was likely set this fire, because if thatfactory had exploded yeah what are the odds of them even finding this body, Imean it's not far fetched completely,because this is also considered one of the. What the top Bard top club,specifically in Miami and like their hours, are actually quite sane. Yeahthey're only open from Saturday, very, very late Saturdaynight to around midafternoon on Sunday, they're, not open any other days of theweek. So that's very specific. It's only less than twelve hours even yeah.So I would say that an employee from that propane factory,if he did it, it wouldn't be out of the question yeah or an x, employee or afamily member of someone that worked there or someone that just knew there Wasa p factory therebecause, like I said, I think if that factory had exploded, maybe they would have found somethingof her body, but maybe not yeah. Maybe they were hoping that it would justlook like an accidental dumpster fire had lit this whole section of the cityand they would have never found anything yeah. No, that one actually sounds probablythe most. It's actually quite interesting that it's also right rightnext to the Bropin yeah. I agree like wrwas like Shit. I hadn't reallythought about that until well hen. I were doing research earlier today, butlike what are the odds of them, just picking a dupster that was next to apropane factory like one of the most explosive substances. We have that'sidentify a body now, I'm not someone that believes there areno coincidences ever, but in the case of murder, I don't think there are thatmany coincidences, and I think that is definitely something that was probablynot a coincidence. So yeah. Those are the three theorieslike I said: There's her boyfriend Kevin a bouncer and or employee at Clubstace that evening or a random act of violence. I've been saying throughout this wholepodcast I ak a random act of violence...

...is definitely most likely. I just I don't know, I'm not trying to call the way, thessstatements in the question, because obviously the police believe them, butI'm sure that other patrons of club face that night were at least a bit intoxicated as well. SoI'm not sure how accurate the description of the man might have been.Maybe he was in fact wearing pants and they just remembered it a shorts orsomethin, so he could have been especially like five am yes, I don'tremember anything about y w were telling was she came out of like sevenactually right, she came out t sen, twenty one an so, but still if you hadbeen partying since Ilakeit before yeah, I'm not I'll, be honest with you, ifyour own, if you're going at that time with that time, pruntion yeah even twohours doesn't sound like a super long time again, Kevin and Paula arrives atthe Club at five am, but if you've been drinking continuously for two hours,that's a lot just like imparting and IHA yeah like I wouldn't be surprised.If so, your judgment could definitely be impaired. I'm not. I don't thinkthat anyone gave false testimony willingly, but they could have beenremembering something wrong because they were either very tired of veryintoxicated at Timeso yeah. I just think a local got very lucky, and maybe hewas even kind of patrolling the party area or H party districts. Looking thefor someone that looked vulnerable and Paula was this absolute knockout thathe was like Whoa, that's the one I far on my I've made mychoicethe two hours of looking its just so so sad again, she was she exited. The club, possibly secondsafter Kevin, had hailed that cab. So if he had just waited five more minutes, yeah should have edt taken her to the hotel food. It's just for me. It's like terrifyingbecause, like thin, like we said in the beginning, like we're Boll, TNG on andshe's twenty six, so like we're, always told we ha like our lives ahead of throwas cut so short, so short, brutally Kevin from all accounts. I can find,has been beating himself pabout this since it happens, and I don't blame him,I absolutely would be too. I mean you, never you never assume that anythingbad is going to happen to you or your loved ones. It always happens tosomeone else so, especially in a drug state of mind. I can absolutely see himthinking. Well, she's gonna be fine. She does this all the time Detroit,which is much less of a safe city, so I leave her whatever sho funder with a and they were also ina very wealthy area. So, sadly, we assume that less crime is going tooccur or less crimes of this sort are going to occur in more acculinent areas. So I just feel so bad for everyoneinvolved except the murder. Not. I think her family truly has no idea whathappened it just want answers. I think Kevin has no idea what happeneddecideind, what the police have told us...

...and just once answers this is a very,very sad case, beautiful kind, intelligent, woman, wath taken from theworld, not just her family and loved ones. Far too soon and ten years,honestly, culd cases have been solved with much longer times than that. SoI'm still very hopeful that the police can solve this one. I very much hopethat they can from what I've could find. There haven't been any murders in thearea that have in reminiscent of this one, and by that I mean no bodys sturninto dumpsters and soi fire, a Mao them bu that that doesn't necessarily meanthat he hasn't killed anyone else. I think that it's generally unlikely for someonethat commits an act. This horrific cannot do something else, so maybe he will commit a similar act inthe future. I hope he doesn't, but maybe, if something like this occursagain, the police will be able to catch him through that we would to make theconnection yeah. I I don't know he was clearly at leastsomewhat intelligent, because the fire got rid of any forensic evidence thatwould have inlatch him up. I think I was on a readit earlier as wellresearching this case, and I saw a bunch of theories that suggested that the murderer might havebeen someone that was undocumented and I never want to incriminate someone just for being a document and I'm notnot of that Min fit at all. But I do think that it would make in a lot easier for the police to notbe able to catch that person, because they don't know that they were here anas lice, because, like the the picture, the only picture that theyhave oh he's clearly a Hispanic man, especially the fact that they're inMiami not claiming but R- maybe not even his Tanic, but he's not caukasiayeah at the very leason. Not so it wouldn't end the fact that they'rein Miami Yeah my dad lives in Miami. So I know I've been there yeah at leasttwenty five times, and I know that this is not an improbable theoryor not not even improbable, but not anin plausible theory. Then thatdefinitely could be the case. An that would make it that much easier for the perpetrators to just go back towhatever country they might have hailed from and never be on, the police'sradar, even at all Oknokno. Where would be the one and countries to myknowledge unless they're actively looking don't share DNA profiles witheach other, so e know. If this man has been incriminated in a differentcountry, it's not likely to be something that the USwould ever find. Unless again they hear about a woman beingkilled in the very similar circumstance of Paula and they're, like hey that tothat could be our guy, give us bene nose, but again, this case is just so so sad,a they pray for justice for her family...

...every day. It's I learned about thiscase a little over a year ago from the trace evidence podcast to I very highlyrecommend going to listen to his episode on it. It's very detailed, verywell researched, very good. This is just an awful offen brutal case, and Ihope that justice is found much sooner rather than later yeah. So thank you somuch well for adjoining me today. It's been a wook and, as always, I just wantto be sore. Did you lock your door and, as always, I just want to makesure. Did you lock the door.

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