True Crime June 2019

True Crime June 2019

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Pregnant Heather Mack was on a luxurious holiday in Bali with her mother Sheila von Weise Mack. Neither of them would make it back onto the plane home to Chicago…

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FROM BRITAIN AND IRELAND…

MAJOR BRITISH MURDER CASES:
HOW DNA FINALLY NAILED LYNETTE’S KILLER
In a miscarriage of justice, three innocent men were jailed for the killing of Cardiff woman Lynette White. And for years afterwards the real killer remained free

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GALLOWS FOR THE MONOCLED MAN
His trick was to pretend to be an aristocrat, but luckless thief “Lord Reggie” was nothing of the sort. And when he turned to murder his run of bad luck continued

HANGED A HUNDRED YEARS AGO:
KILLER’S EXCUSE WAS GIRLFRIEND’S LETTER
Benjamin Benson claimed he was provoked into killing his two-timing lover Ann Mayne. But would the defence stand up in court?

THEY MET ON THE GALLOWS:
WEAPONS OF MURDER: A FLAT-IRON IN LIVERPOOL AND A PENKNIFE IN SALFORD
The murders that brought condemned killers David Caplan and Hyman Perdovitch to a double-date with the hangman.

FROM THE USA…
GANGLAND CONFIDENTIAL:
“I WATCHED THREE GANGSTERS FRY!”
The lives – and sudden deaths – of deadly hoodlums Louis Capone, Emmanuel Weiss and Louis Buchalter

HIS KILLER…HIS TWIN
Millionaire identical twins Tim and Todd Nicholson enjoyed an enviable lifestyle but relations between the pair were far from what they seemed…

AND FROM THE REST OF THE WORLD…

MOM IN A SUITCASE
Pregnant Heather Mack was on a luxurious holiday in Bali with her mother Sheila von Weise Mack. Neither of them would make it back onto the plane home to Chicago…

MURDER THE FRENCH WAY:
PRIEST STABBED TO DEATH BY SATANIST
Father Jean Uhl had spent the afternoon at choir practice, and came home to watch TV. When the doorbell rang the Devil was there, clutching a knife…

McDONALD’S, MANGOES AND A MADONNA – MELBOURNE’S MOTIVELESS MURDER
The killing of retired Melbourne postal worker Elia Abdelmessih had left detectives stumped – and for years the identity of the killer remained a mystery. Even when the case was finally cracked, there were many questions left unanswered

NEWS & VIEWS
TC Reports – Chronicles Of Crime – Comment