Crime Beat podcast: The disappearance of Lisa Mitchell

View link » On this episode of the Global News podcast Crime Beat, crime reporter Nancy Hixt looks at the mysterious disappearance of a Calgary mother. At 29 years old, Lisa Mitchell had a lot on her plate. Lisa and her common-law husband, Allan…

Crime Beat podcast: The final homecoming of Lukas Strasser-Hird, Part 2

View link » On this episode of the Global News podcast Crime Beat, crime reporter Nancy Hixt concludes her two-part series on the death of Lukas Strasser-Hird. Strasser-Hird, 18, had aspirations of becoming a trauma surgeon. READ MORE: Crime Beat podcast — The…

Crime Beat podcast: Darkness in the Pass

View link » On the first two episodes of Season 2 of the Global News podcast Crime Beat, crime reporter Nancy Hixt takes you through one of the most disturbing cases she’s covered — one which the family of the…

Crime Beat podcast: Who killed Sara Baillie and Taliyah Marsman?

View link » In July 2016, a Calgary mother, Sara Baillie, was found dead in her home, and her five-year-old daughter, Taliyah Marsman, was missing. Three days later, an Amber Alert came to a heartbreaking end when the little girl…

Crime Beat podcast: The day Mark Mariani came face-to-face with evil

View link » On this episode of Global News podcast Crime Beat, crime reporter Nancy Hixt tells the story of a man who came face-to-face with pure evil. Mark Mariani, 47, suffered from Crohn’s disease for more than half of…

Crime Beat podcast: Surviving a predator

View link » On this episode of Global News podcast Crime Beat, crime reporter Nancy Hixt shares the devastating impact of a sexual predator. In 2003, a young Calgary woman was in her own home, when a stranger broke in and attacked…

Crime Beat podcast: The story of Kelly Cook, the backup babysitter (Part 2)

View link » On this episode of Global News podcast Crime Beat, crime reporter Nancy Hixt brings you details of the Kelly Cook case that have never been reported before. In 1981, Kelly took a job to babysit for someone…

Crime Beat podcast: Shannon Madill’s last audition

View link » On this episode of the Global News podcast Crime Beat, crime reporter Nancy Hixt tells a story of an aspiring actress who mysteriously disappeared from Calgary in November 2014. Shannon Madill had everything going for her. She…