On Sunday February 5th Josh Powell died with his two sons in a blaze that destroyed his home and the lives of his two sons, Charles and Braden. The blaze he set himself, one can only assume it was a murder suicide but its worth a look back at what happened in the last two years that led to this tragic end.
Dec. 7, 2009: Josh Powell fails to drop his children at a day care in Utah. Susan, his wife, failed to show up for work that same day. When concerned family members start to look for her, police question Josh Powell. He tells investigators that he took his sons camping while his wife was at home. Temperatures that night were freezing cold which caused many to doubt Josh’s story.
Dec. 10, 2009: Police search the campsite where Josh said he and the boys were the night Susan disappeared. They fail to find any signs that anyone was there.
Dec. 16, 2009: After a few interviews with Josh, Police name him a person of interest in the case.
Dec. 17, 2009: Susan’s father, Chuck Cox, speaks to reporters and says that he was sad but not surprised that his son-in-law was a person of interest. … Continue Reading