True Crime December 2013

True Crime December 2013

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A scheming killer “concocted a web of lies then brutally murdered the woman

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CASES FROM BRITAIN AND IRELAND…

HORROR IN CHESHIRE: LACK OF OXYGEN FOILED THE PERFECT MURDER
A scheming killer “concocted a web of lies then brutally murdered the woman who had done nothing but fall for the charm of a con-man”

MAJOR BRITISH MURDER CASES: LOWER QUINTON’S WITCHCRAFT KILLING
The victim had been pinned to the ground with his hay-fork and his throat and chest had been slashed with his billhook, inflicting deep gashes in the shape of a cross

NO MORE PORRIDGE AT GLOUCESTER PRISON
Close a prison and you inevitably close down a piece of the nation’s history. And when the government closed down Gloucester Prison in March 2013 it was surprised by the reaction of local people

COUNTRY HOUSE KILLINGS PART SEVEN: ROYALTY, TRAMPS AND A MURDER MYSTERY
Few one-time royal residences have a more chequered history than Sunninghill Park in Berkshire. But how many people are aware of the murder committed in the park’s little two-room cottage?

ASK TRUE CRIME: SURBITON’S MURDER ON CHRISTMAS EVE
A request from a reader regarding the murder of a jeweller in the town in 1938

…FROM THE USA

MONEY-MAD SUE GOES ON MURDER RAMPAGE
“She killed four of our loved ones for money. The proof is clear. So to see her shuffling out of court in chains is justice, because that’s what she deserves. I hope she rots in hell with them on”

DEATH OF AN ESTATE AGENT
The American addiction to guns is well documented. And one band of professionals face particular risk – estate agents. From 2008 to 2011 figures show that more than 100 were killed on the job. Andrew VonStein was to join those statistics in 2010…

TRUE CRIMES OF DAYS GONE BY: FLASH KILLERS WERE BLOOD CRAZY
“It was their viciousness. The one with the glasses had murder written in his face. He was aching to kill! He missed killing Bert by inches”

…AND THE REST OF THE WORLD

“THAT’S JUST HOW WE DO BUSINESS”
“You have to take the fall for this. If you don’t I have no choice but to kill you, your wife, your children and your grandchildren”

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