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Ouija Board to Blame for Murder
Lisa Baca Regular contributor, Strange Times U.S.A
A peculiar criminal defense is making its way around the internet, and while the insanity plea is nothing new, the specifics of this unique case are virtually unheard of.
Last month a Texas teen was allegedly stabbed in the abdomen by his long-time friend, a 15-year-old whom he attended high school with. The near fatal wound caused intestinal lacerations, leaving the victim to recover in the intensive care unit of his local hospital for three days.
Police were shocked to find out the details of the attack, one factor in particular that included a Ouija Board. The ever-so-popular board game has made its way into American pop-culture throughout the years, and is primarily used in the same manner as ghost stories around campfires; to create an atmosphere of fear.
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The Haunted Train of Aquilla, TX
“A long time ago, back in the day the small town of Aquilla was burnt to the ground two times due to trains throwing sparks as they rode through.
In the town there were many train tracks but because of the fires, they were then removed so the townspeople could be safe and so that they wouldn’t have to deal with such fires anymore.
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The Lady in Red of Wilson County, TX
“Wilson County, Texas has been around for around 150 years. Like many other old towns, there are of course legends of ghosts that roam through, creeping out it’s current residents. In this county, the Court House is where one is commonly seen almost on a daily basis.
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Have you ever been to the Spaghetti Warehouse in Houston, TX?
“If you are visiting Houston, Texas and you’re looking to have a good meal, The Spaghetti Warehouse is a great place to eat.
Especially if you are looking to see some ghosts as well! This is one of the most well-known haunted areas in Texas today. This is one of the main reasons that people will eat here.
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The Driskill Hotel in Austin, TX
“The next time you are in Texas and you are looking for a hotel to stay in, make it the Driskill Hotel in Austin, Texas! This is said to be one of the most haunted place in Texas today and while haunted, it’s still very elegant and cozy.
It is said that there are two known ghosts in the lobby of the hotel, a room with haunted mirrors as well as a ghost security guard upstairs.
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“At night in South Texas, especially under a big moon, things start moving.
Deer begin grazing, coarse-haired feral hogs emerge from the brush to steal corn from game feeders on the big ranches, five-foot rattlesnakes slide from their lair, the sensors on their arrowhead-shaped heads looking for warm meat. And sometimes, an owl spreads its wide wings and flies from its roost looking for prey.
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