I Was Witness to a Murder

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 21 People

    Why Do I Feel So Sad, What Can I Do?

    On November 11, 2010, I witnessed a 19yr old boy being murderded in a "Drive By Shooting." I had just left work and was standing on the bus stop in a not so good neighborhood. I heard multiple gun shots and as I turned around and looked I saw a car driving off and a young man...
    whatisaw whatisaw
    Nov 14, 2010

    Halloween Nightmare

    When I was in kindergarten, there was a boy in my class who's dad was a detective. He had just come from court where he had a hand in someone getting sentenced to prison. Someone who knew that person decided to get revenge and came to our kindergarten playground on Halloween...
    Carly05 Carly05
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Aug 23, 2012


    I was on my way to home from orientation at the Department of Rehab on August 19th of last year, a week before my birthday. At the time I could not drive, so I had to take the bus because I couldn't get a ride. Little did I know, the bus route went straight through the Iron...
    recgrl recgrl
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 18, 2011

    My Dreams Lately Are Freaking Me Out

    I had a dream last night about this person that was going around killing people but no matter what happened this murderer could not be killed, they kept coming back. near water, on a river when i first saw this person- i think i knew them, bc i was upset when i knew what their...
    aphr0dite33 aphr0dite33
    41-45, F
    Oct 21, 2013

    Such A Blurr!

    October 29th i with with my fiance, his 18 year old sister and her boyfriend. Earlier in the day we had arranged to pick up my fainces sisters stuff at her then ex boyfriends appartment they had shared. We were affraid that there might be a confrontation between the current...
    cherry1984 cherry1984
    26-30, F
    Nov 8, 2010

    New Years Eve 1986

    I was in the Army at the time, stationed at the Presidio of San Francisco, which was then still and operational Army base.  Some friends of mine and I went to the PX to cash our checks and buy a few things.  There was a concessions area there with vending machines, a...
    pooge pooge
    41-45, F
    1 Response Oct 7, 2007

    I Dont Want to Be Alone

    I was living in a town about 900 miles away from my family and everything i knew trying to be independent in my life. I was working as a safe driver (some one who pick people up from bars so the do not drink and drive) And i was working late one night. i passed by a house that i...
    alaimod alaimod
    1 Response Mar 6, 2008

    On Friday November the 15th at exactly 8:00 pm

    my world stopped. What happened on that day still continuously replays like an awful mix tape in my head. A man whom I see and dream about everyday and memorized his name Brandon lee William How, was what the news called "one of the most brutal murders of that year" was...
    alyonaxo alyonaxo
    22-25, F
    Feb 28, 2014

    When I was 18, i decided to go to the local

    blood plasma donation bank to try and supplement my income. It was my first time, and i was waiting in the lobby, two seats away from a man. After waiting for about 30 minutes, a man comes in, and i don't even look up, because why would I? Next thing I know I hear a man's voice...
    Keiian Keiian
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 17, 2016
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