Master Detective September 2018

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When a murder is committed, police are normally able to gather crucial evidence from the victim’s body. But what about when murder is suspected yet the body cannot be located? In Scotland’s Classic Cases – Will Suzanne’s Killer Ever Reveal Her Fate? the authorities found themselves in this situation, following the disappearance of 38-year-old Edinburgh book-keeper Suzanne Pilley. For a few weeks her calculating killer David Gilroy must have thought he’d got away with murder, but the net finally closed in. Still her family await answers.

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SCOTLAND’S CLASSIC CASES: WILL SUZANNE’S KILLER EVER REVEAL HER FATE?
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