Nightmare in Mission Hill

The untold story of the Charles and Carol Stuart shooting

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This is the untold story of Mission Hill, the Stuart shooting, and the people who got caught up in it and never managed to get free.

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Go behind the scenes of the investigation with a detailed timeline of the crime, meet the people involved, and explore the case documents for yourself.

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Globe columnist Adrian Walker and a team of award-winning investigative reporters reveal hard truths, unveil explosive new findings, and change the narrative of a story long cemented in Boston’s lore. Subscribe to get the latest episode.

  • Reporters: Adrian Walker, Evan Allen, Elizabeth Koh, Andrew Ryan
  • Editors: Brendan McCarthy, Kristin Nelson, Mark Morrow
  • Photographer: Erin Clark
  • Photo editors: Leanne Burden Seidel and Bill Greene
  • Photo archivist: Colby Cotter
  • Video director: Anush Elbakyan
  • Researcher: Jeremiah Manion
  • Associate audio producer: Melissa Rosales
  • Design: Ryan Huddle
  • Development: John Hancock and Kirkland An
  • Digital editor: Christina Prignano
  • Copy editor: Michael J. Bailey
  • Fact checker: Matt Mahoney
  • Legal review: Jonathan Albano
  • Quality assurance: Nalini Dokula, Michael Johnston, Daigo Fujiwara, Andrew Nguyen, Shanna Kelly, Dov Derin, Karla Ovalle
  • Audience strategy: Heather Ciras, Cecilia Mazanec, Jenna Reyes, Adria Watson
  • Newsletter strategy: Jacqué Palmer
  • SEO Strategy: Ronke Idowu Reeves
  • Homepage strategy: Leah Becerra
  • Illustrations: Derek Gores
  • Editorial consultant: Scott Allen