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Sitting Through the Ashes
Season: 6
Episode: 9
Original airdate: December 4, 2021
Episode chronology
Previous episode: Small Town Conspiracy
Next episode: Victim or Villain?


Kelly and Steve try to solve the murder of a woman who was brutally stabbed and then lit on fire in an attempt conceal the crime; a neighbor's report of a mysterious black truck could lead investigators to her killer.


  • Kelly Siegler as Prosecutor Kelly Siegler
  • Steve Spingola as Homicide Investigator Steve Spingola
  • Detective Shawn Smith (Mauldin Police Department)
  • Sergeant Robert Thacker (Mauldin Police Department)
  • Chief George Miller (Mauldin Police Department)
  • Captain Phillip Brown (Mauldin Fire Department)
  • Kent Dill (Greenville County Coroner)
  • Eric Devlin (Digital Forensic Expert)
  • Gloria Braxton (Debra's Sister)
  • Taineisha Bolden (Debra's Daughter)
  • Francine Way (Witness)
  • Alvin Way (Witness)
  • Yolanda Golden (Debra's Friend)
  • Darryl Sullivan (Debra's Ex-Boyfriend)
  • Patrick Boyd (Debra's Ex-Boyfriend)
  • Samuel Neely (Witness))


  • Mauldin, South Carolina (December 12, 2007)


  • Debra Chisholm (44)


  • Dwayne Taylor
  • Sakeena Taylor
  • Dwayne Ishaaq

Case Status

On September 17, 2021 Dwayne Taylor, 36, was charged with first-degree arson and the murder of Debra Chisholm.

Cold Justice season 6
Episodes Holiday HomicideDeadly PremonitionA Touch of EvidenceUnnatural CausesAn Officer's PromiseOut in the ColdA Desperate FatherSmall Town ConspiracySitting Through the AshesVictim or Villain?Father's Day MassacreThree Generations Gone
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