DiscoverThe Generation Why PodcastJosh & Susan Powell - 280
Josh & Susan Powell - 280

Josh & Susan Powell - 280

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West Valley City, Utah. December 7th, 2009. Josh Powell took his two sons camping at 12:30am so they could have s'mores. This wasn't a typical trip to take during a snow storm and on a Monday morning, but stranger still, no one was told about this trip. Not his employer who expected him at work. Not the daycare where his sons should have been that day. His wife, Susan, also missed work. The boys' daycare worker did her best to contact the parents of Charlie and Braden, but no one answered these calls. By the time Josh returned home in the family's sole vehicle, a minivan, police were waiting for him. His wife was nowhere to be found. As detectives attempted to locate Susan Powell, Josh's behavior and recent activities caused them to be very suspicious of him. A search of the Powell home turned up a safe deposit box key and led them to a note written by Susan herself the year before. What happened to her? In her own words she described a controlling husband who may harm her or even their children. Was Josh Powell capable of this? And what about his father? Eventually convicted for possession of child pornography and voyeurism, he had seventeen notebooks filled with his desires for Susan Powell and a large collection of photos and videos taken of her without her knowledge. Control, anger, obsession and alliances combine for a true crime case almost too crazy to be believable.

Comments (5)

Tara Lacey

listen to Cold, he does an amazing season on this!

May 23rd
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Kymmjellybean

This has been the most infuriating story! I've heard it from other sources, but the 911 is an idiot of all idiots.

Sep 27th
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Jeremiah Simpson

00😄😅😄😅😅😅😅😅😅😅😅😅😅😣😅

May 18th
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Robert Rocco

This story has always really really disturbed me.

Apr 30th
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The Indigenous Atheist

those poor kids :(

Apr 30th
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