Mystery of the locked cubicle…
True Crime July 2017
FROM BRITAIN AND IRELAND...
“CANNIBAL” KILLED LOVER – THEN CHEWED ON HER FACE
After being released from prison, troubled Matthew Williams was placed in a hotel in Argoed, South Wales. Soon he’d turned the building into a halfway house of horror…
MAJOR BRITISH MURDER CASES: WORKSOP MAN FLED ACROSS ATLANTIC AFTER FAMILY KILLINGS
Neil Entwistle had started a new life in America and, from the outside at least, seemed to have it all. In reality his life was unravelling, and he’d become so desperate that he was prepared to commit an “incomprehensible” double-murder…
DEATH ON THE RAILWAY: MYSTERY OF THE LOCKED CUBICLE
Seven-year-old Maggie Nally was abducted and killed in April 1915 after a trip to her aunt’s home in central London. Could her killer have been a soldier soon to head into battle?
FROM THE USA
GANGLAND CONFIDENTIAL: THE BLOOD-RED CAREER OF “MACHINE-GUN” JACK MCGURN – PART 2
Legendary Chicago gangster Jack McGurn gets his long-awaited revenge, plans the St. Valentine’s Day massacre, gets married and meets a violent end…
THE WORLD’S GREATEST CON-MEN: THE MILLION-DOLLAR BOTTLE-CAP SWINDLE
Philip H. Philbin was a smooth-talking playboy with friends amongst New York’s wealthy and powerful elite. And when he teamed up with two slick stock manipulators a massive swindle got under way
“I KILLED 87” CLAIMED THE ANGEL OF DEATH
When US hospital orderly Donald Harvey came to trial in 1987, he pleaded guilty to murdering 37 people. Later, he said he had murdered around 50 more…
ASK TRUE CRIME: HALF-NAKED AND DEAD ON THE ALTAR
The 1974 murder of Arlis Perry in the Stanford Memorial Church in California seemed to have ritualistic aspects. Was she a satanic sacrifice?
…AND FROM THE REST OF THE WORLD
MURDER THE FRENCH WAY: FOUR BUTCHERED IN FEUD OVER FAMILY “TREASURE”
A dispute over a horde of gold coins and ingots lies at the core of a night of carnage among relatives in Nantes. Now, though, police investigating the shocking Troadec murders are wondering whether the gold ever actually existed…
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