True Crime August 2008

True Crime August 2008

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There was a public outcry in Scotland when people learned that a man on the run was a twice-convicted killer…

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CASES FROM BRITAIN AND IRELAND…

THE MAN WHO CONFESSED TO HIS CATS
“They won’t find nothing…The police don’t know what the hell they are doing. They are nothing but a load of amateurs,” the man boasted. But was he right?

RELEASED TO KILL AGAIN: ESCAPE FROM PETERHEAD
There was a public outcry in Scotland when people learned that a man on the run was a twice-convicted killer who had spent almost all his adult life in jail

THE VALLEYS OF DEATH: “WENDY, I LOVE YOU”
…Glyndwr Evans wrote from his prison cell. But Wendy was past caring. She was dead
and Evans was awaiting trial for her murder

COFFEE, CYANIDE AND MURDER
Did James Lehman’s wife commit suicide? She had the means, the motive and the opportunity. And although he was a proven liar, even pathological liars sometimes tell the truth…

SHEILA NEVER CAME HOME
During a four-year period in Farnworth, Lancashire, a boy was murdered, a girl went missing and two children were brutally stabbed

45 ASK TRUE CRIME: THE DERBY HOTEL MYSTERY
The man came from one of Rotterdam’s richest families; the girl was a French prostitute. So why did they journey to a Bury hotel?

…FROM THE USA…

KATE MOSS’S STALKER WAS NEW YORK’S MASKED SEX ATTACKER
His loathing of the chic but snobbish world went from a fixation with the super model to something altogether darker

CRIMES OF PASSION: “AT LAST SHE WOULD BE MINE”
A fascinating case told by a county sheriff who recalls how he followed his instinct to eventually catch the killer of a local farmer

UP IN SMOKE – 24 YEARS
The prosecution’s case was finally “blown away,” but it cost an innocent man 24 years of freedom

…AND THE REST OF THE WORLD

MURDER SECRET OF THE MASKED WRESTLER
The victims were strangled with their own clothes or telephone wires. But why, the police wondered, did the killer hate old ladies?