'Lady of the Dunes' podcast: Episode 4
Leo “Skip” Childs of Truro was working at his father-in-law’s gas station the summer of 1974 when word spread that a woman’s body had been found in the dunes in Provincetown. Now 45 years later, Childs has a part-time job mowing the church cemetery where the unidentified victim — known now as the L…
How new DNA analysis could help solve Lady of the Dunes mystery
Criminal justice and forensic sciences expert Claire Glynn delves into the question of how a new method of DNA analysis could be used to identify Provincetown’s unsolved murder victim known as Lady of the Dunes, in the latest Lady of the Dunes podcast episode with Cape Cod Times reporter Mary Ann B…
‘Lady of the Dunes’ podcast: Episode 2
Alyssa Metcalfe's sister found the body of the Lady of the Dunes in 1974 in Provincetown, Mass. In the latest podcast from the Cape Cod Times, Metcalfe tells reporter Mary Ann Bragg the compelling story of her family's connection to this 45-year-old unsolved murder.
Lady of the Dunes podcast: Episode 1
In the introduction to the Lady of the Dunes podcast series, Cape Cod Times reporter Mary Ann Bragg sets the scene for the 45-year-old case and discusses a new effort to identify the woman through the use of DNA evidence combined with genealogy to find family members.