Someone Knows Something (SKS) is an ongoing investigative original CBC podcast series, written and hosted by award-winning filmmaker David Ridgen, that explores cases of the missing or murdered and unravels the visceral ripple effects on families and small communities across Canada. Each week, SKS brings audiences up close with the family that is looking for answers, the investigators who can’t quit and potential suspects – investigating theories, debunking rumours and finding new information – all through head-on pov storytelling.
Season Four: Wayne Greavette
When a package arrived in the mail at Wayne Greavette’s Ontario farmhouse, it seemed like an early gift for the holidays. Inside was a wrapped present with a typewritten letter addressed to Wayne. The note contained a P.S. “Have a very Merry Christmas and may you never have to buy another flashlight.” Wayne Greavette turned the flashlight on and it exploded, killing him instantly. More than 20 years later, there have been no arrests in the case leaving Wayne’s family consumed with finding the culprit . Along with Wayne’s widow and children, SKS host David Ridgen investigates.
Episodes so far…
In SKS Season 4: Greavette, David Ridgen continues the work he began nine years ago, investigating the brutal murder of Wayne Greavette. Listen to the preview of what is to come for Season 4 of Someone Knows Something (SKS).
When a flashlight bomb killed Wayne Greavette in 1996, it also destroyed his family. Years later, Wayne’s widow and adult children reunite to revisit the case and search for answers.
2. Death Letter
David meets the police officers involved in the Greavette case to learn about their investigation and find out what the evidence reveals about who might have killed Wayne.
3. The Deer
Danielle and Justin meet with Ed Galick who was Wayne’s former employer and mentor. He was also a person of interest to police. Ed and Wayne were like father and son, but then things took a turn in their relationship.
4. D & L
A disturbing piece of information about Wayne’s past is revealed and the Greavettes meet one of the people mentioned in the death letter.
David and the Greavette family track down every available lead, investigating whether Wayne’s murder is linked to the water industry, biker gangs or organized crime.