Master Detective Summer Special 2017

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STRANGE CASE OF THE TRANSVESTITE AND THE DEAD MILLIONAIRE
Harry Titlow wanted to become a woman and his aunt wanted to become rich

WHO DROWNED THE ROLLING STONE?
In 1969 the Rolling Stones’ guitarist was found dead in his own swimming pool

LETHAL INJECTION FOR A 16-YEAR-OLD
Devil worshipper dies in Oklahoma

“A DEAD WITNESS CAN’T TALK”
Shocking murder of a Yorkshire police officer

THE CAR AND THE SCREWDRIVER
A Marine Lance Corporal was brutally murdered when she went out jogging

DEATH OF A SECRET STRIPPER
It was a murder so cruel that the state governor called for the death penalty to be brought back to Massachusetts

INCEST THE MOTIVE IN KILLING THAT SHOCKED IRELAND
Was Josephine Doyle killed because of her love for her brother?

HOW JO ANN’S DETECTIVE WORK SENT A TRIPLE-KILLER TO THE DEATH CHAMBER
…And how the killer of a mother and her two daughters were caught

COP-KILLING DEEP IN THE HEART OF RUSSIA
The affair between a police colonel and his attractive lieutenant ended in a fit of rage

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
A murderer gave police details of many more crimes whilst on Death Row

15 VICTIMS FOR THE DEADLY DOCTOR FROM MANCHESTER
Thirteen years ago, Britain’s most prolific serial killer took a life for the last time. His own life…

WELSH COUPLE’S KILLERS SPARE THE NOOSE
A honeymoon in the Caribbean island of Antigua ended in tragedy

MD VIEWPOINT AND PRIZE COMPETITION

“I’M OLD ENOUGH TO BE YOUR MOTHER”
Home on leave in 1943, a young serviceman commits a vicious sexual attack

A GLIMPSE OF HOMICIDE
A 12-year-old boy on a passing train saw her murder – but despite the witnesses and clues the murderer could not be found…

“DON’T TELL ANYONE HOLDING A GUN THEY CAN’T SHOOT STRAIGHT”
Elderly woman’s final jab at husband before he gunned her down

DEATH SENTENCE FOR THE “SLOPPY” KILLER
Police found the badly decomposing body of a man in his trailer

FROM RAGS TO RICHES – AND MURDER
A top lawyer was accused of hiring a hit-man to kill his third wife

LONNIE RICHIE STILL DODGES THE NEEDLE
After kidnapping and murdering a woman the killer avoided the death penalty

RENE AND ARTHUR’S FATAL LOVE AFFAIR
A tragic love story from Birkenhead

A MYSTERY IN THE VINEYARD PAVILION
When the ambulance arrived, the grape farmer’s wife and son were trying to resuscitate him – but he was already dead

A collection of stories from Master Detective, True Detective, True Crime and Murder Most Foul