Point Defiance Park in Tacoma Washington has been sight to more than one tragedy, including the murder of Jennifer Bastian.
Was her death related to the murder if Michella Welch, which took place months prior? And are there still spirits haunting the park even today?
The News Tribune (Tacoma, Washington) August 20th, 1986 “Public Help Sought to Locate Van in Bastian Case.”
Seattle Post-Intelligencer, August 6, 1986, “Searchers Find No Trace of Girl, 13” by Michael Barber
Seattle Post-Intelligencer, August 7, 1986, “Search For Missing Girl Intensifies” by Michael Barber
August 21, 1986 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer (WA) “VAN LINKED TO MISSING TACOMA GIRL”
Pacific Northwest Haunts by Joe Teeples
Seattle Post-Intelligencer (WA) August 30, 1986, GREEN RIVER FORCE CHECKS SITE OF GIRL’S DEATH IN TACOMA
Seattle Post-Intelligencer (WA), January 6, 1990 MEMORIES OF VICTIM AFTER KILLER RECAPTURED `UNSOLVED MYSTERIES’ TV PROGRAM NAILS SLAYER OF GIRL
Seattle Post-Intelligencer (WA), June 22, 2018, Court file: DNA on restaurant napkin led to suspect in 1986 killing of Tacoma girl
News Tribune, The (Tacoma, WA) January 26, 2019, Washburn sentenced to 27 years for killing Jennifer Bastian in 1986
The News Tribune, TACOMA, WASHINGTON, Saturday, August 30, 1986, “Posters Held Last Hope For Many” by Cheryle Mano