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Episode Three: The Disappearance of Brian Shaffer

This week's episode is the strange story of the disappearance of Brian Shaffer. Brian was 27 years old when he disappeared, seemingly into thin air.

If you have any information about the disappearance of Brian Shaffer, please contact the Central Ohio Crimestoppers. Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-645-8477 Columbus Police Department 877-645-8477

Find the episode transcript here:

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Our Sources for this Episode

The True Crime Times:

ABC 6: (2 sources)

Crime Junkie Podcast:

Find Brian

The Lantern:

Columbus Monthly: (3 sources)

Fox 8:

Mel Magazine:

The Columbus Dispatch: (2 sources)

The Lineup:

Brian Shaffer’s Myspace Page:

The Charley Project:


Mysterious Universe:

Talk Murder with Me:

Rolling Stone:

Armchair Detective:

Real Life Is Horror:

Header Image: The True Crime Times: (Cropped for size constraints) Originally found on True Crime Society

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