Who raped and murdered four-year-old Betty Alexander? Glasgow’s horrific crime
Master Detective November 2018
Who raped and murdered four-year-old Betty Alexander? In the Glasgow of the early 50s police launched one of their biggest-ever hunts to find her killer. But the investigation would prove frustrating and, 66 years later, the case remains unsolved. Was the perpetrator a local man? If so, it’s just possible he could still be around. Is Betty’s Killer Alive To This Day?
European Crime Report, brings us two shocking French murder stories, one of despicable cold-blooded cruelty, the other a shocking revenge-killing over a pet’s accidental demise. Don’t miss it.
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