5 News Stories That Are Basically Horror Movie Plots

Cracked / October 26, 2013

From time to time, the local news coughs up a story that’s basically the opening 20 minutes of a horror movie — in other words, the portion of the film between the opening credits and the scene where the doomed, 38-year-old high school cheerleader goes skinny-dipping.

Here are five tales from 2013 that are destined to someday be slapped with a screamingly obnoxious “BASED ON TRUE EVENTS” tag line. Read more at Cracked…