On July 31, 2008, Colonel Michael Ross Stahlman, USMC, was found in his room at Camp Ramadi, Iraq with a gunshot wound to the left side of his head. The right-handed colonel died Oct. 5, 2008. Despite the fact that he never suffered from depression, within hours, investigators labeled the shooting a suicide attempt. They have stuck with that finding to this day, leaving his widow to bear the task of finding the truth.
The River City Charlie Podcast focuses on next level stories of military true crime and injustice. Author Cilla McCain uses her Southern style and investigative skills to bring long-buried and newly emerging mysteries to light. With Producer Tracy Shue – a veteran and Gold Star Wife of a murdered officer- these women are on a mission to give military families and our nations service members a voice. These are the stories the powerful do not want you to hear!