Detectives Fear Missing Redding Woman Was Among Victims Of The “Shopping Cart Killer”

There are fears that a missing Redding woman may have fallen victim to a serial killer in Washington D.C. 49-year-old Stephanie Harrison was reported missing to Redding Police on August 31st. According to a Twitter post by the “Aware Foundation for Missing People”, Harrison had traveled to the nation’s capitol as a tourist, telling her sister she was going to visit the capitol building. Credit card records show she had checked in to the Moon Inn Motel in Alexandria, Virginia. According to an article in, that motel was a favorite location for accused murderer Anthony Robinson to find his victims. He’s called the “Shopping Cart Killer” because he allegedly used a shopping cart to carry the remains of victims to dump them in vacant lots. Some of the remains have not been identified, and it’s feared that Harrison may be among them. DNA is being acquired from her family in Redding for possible identification.