At midday on December 13, 2009, Steven Koecher (born November 1, 1979) parked at the end of a cul-de-sac in the Anthem neighborhood of Henderson, Nevada United States, and got out of his car, an action recorded on a nearby home’s security camera. After returning shortly afterwards, Koecher retrieved an unknown object from the vehicle and walked away, with another security camera capturing his reflection in a car window. He has not been seen since, although some activity was recorded on his cell phone over the next two days. This week, we’re diving headlong into this bizarre mystery. Join us!

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Hosts Ryan and Jordan deliver terrifying tales of the paranormal and break them down for your listening pleasure.