Chyrel Jolls

STRANGER WITH CANDY:

TEENAGE KIDNAPPER & MURDER SUSPECT CHYREL JOLLS TERRORIZED A COMMUNITY IN 1961

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In the summer of 1961, a fifteen year-old girl named Chyrel Jolls kidnapped children in a nice middle class neighborhood in Buffalo, New York. Fifty-five years later, one of her surviving victims recounts his experience for me in an exclusive interview.

Read my account of the Chyrel Jolls case on CrimeFeed. See below for some of the original news coverage of the case.

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