On this episode of Crime Beat, crime reporter Nancy Hixt takes you through the mind blowing twists and turns in Randy Safronovich’s life.
Safronovich jokes that he must have nine lives.
The Sylvan Lake businessman was the victim of a home invasion robbery in June 2013.
At one point, the offender put a gun to his head, and pulled the trigger.
By some miracle, the gun misfired and Safronovich survived.
It was a life changing moment, but surprisingly, not the first time Safronovich managed to evade death.
"I guess I will write a book called dodged a bullet twice now," Safronovich told Global News.
Find out why the FBI was consulted for his case, in a real-life story that plays out more like a Hollywood film.
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On this episode of Global News podcast Crime Beat, crime reporter Nancy Hixt shares the devastating impact of a sexual predator.
In 2003, a young Calgary woman was in her own home, when a stranger broke in and attacked her.
She was bound, raped, beaten and threatened.
Six months later, it...
On this episode we're bringing you details of the Kelly Cook case that have never been reported before. In 1981, Kelly took a job to babysit for someone new named Bill Christensen. The 15-year-old was never seen alive again.What most people don’t know is that Kelly was not the killer’s first...
On this episode of Crime Beat, crime reporter Nancy Hixt tells the story of Kelly Cook, a young girl who was abducted from Standard, Alta., 38 years ago.
Kelly had taken a job babysitting someone new — and then, she was gone. Her body was found June 28, 1981 in an irrigation canal south of...