Journalist Junita Nielsen bristled with anger when she heard that the authorities planned to pull down a street of Victorian houses in the middle of Sydney, Australia
Master Detective December 2012
Journalist Junita Nielsen bristled with anger when she heard that the authorities planned to pull down a street of Victorian houses in the middle of Sydney, Australia. She wasn’t having any of that, so she got out her typewriter and let fly at anyone who was involved – then she mysteriously disappeared. Now, 37 years later, the police are hopeful of a breakthrough in the case.
In 1991 a man called Tracy Edwards narrowly escaped a gruesome death at the hands of one of America’s most infamous serial killers. Twenty years later Edwards himself faces a murder charge after he was involved in a fight with a man who fell into the Milwaukee River in Wisconsin and drowned. Turn to page 20 for Jeffrey Dahmer’s Last Victim.
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MD FORUM 2: WHO KILLED JUANITA?
A reader’s request regarding campaigning Australian journalist and heiress Juanita Nielsen who mysteriously disappeared 37 years ago
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