It seems that the house once lived in by the notorious Kate “Ma” Barker is up for sale for a cool million. To be honest, I thought a house whose final occupant was as notorious as Barker was would fetch more, but alas it is not so. The house is located in rural Ocklawaha, Florida, 62 miles northwest of Orlando. Bullet holes can still be seen as in the photos of the accompanying article.
Not far from the tourist capital of Orlando, Florida where the fairytale castles of Disney enchant hearts young and old, and the racing roller coasters of Universal’s Islands of Adventures leave riders white knuckled with exhilaration, lies a quarter mile stretch of interstate called the Dead Zone. Along the palm tree bordered stretches of asphalt, there seems to be a mystery afoot.