True Crime May 2010

True Crime May 2010

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VICTORIAN MURDER MYSTERIES PART 13: BRIXTON’S WATER LANE MYSTERY The boy was shocked to see his mum lying on the floor in her nightdress, a pillow over her face

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CASES FROM BRITAIN AND IRELAND…

VICTORIAN MURDER MYSTERIES PART 13: BRIXTON’S WATER LANE MYSTERY
The boy was shocked to see his mum lying on the floor in her nightdress, a pillow over her face. Then he saw the scissors protruding from her chest…

TWENTY YEARS FOR AYLESBURY’S BAD MOOD MURDERER
He woke in a bad mood so he set off to Tesco to buy a knife. Then he prowled the streets looking for a suitable victim

PART 6: HANGED AT CRUMLIN ROAD PRISON
The stories behind the 17 men executed in the famous old Irish prison

NEWCASTLE PUZZLER: WAS THE HANGED CRIPPLE INNOCENT?
To the bitter end the crippled bookmaker protested his innocence. Had an innocent man been hanged? Only two people knew the answer to that and they are both dead

BETTY ECKERSLEY’S LAST TRIP
The young Manchester canal- boat master had everything going for him, but for one weakness – his hot-tempered jealousy

OLD TIME MOVIE QUIZ
Win a pair of cinema tickets by answering a simple crime-related movie question

RESEARCH & WRITE FOR TRUE CRIME: DOUBLE- MURDER IN PETER TAVY
In answer to our requests for true crime stories, Jack Horne has submitted a case from Devon

…AND FROM THE USA

BIG BROTHER BLOWS FAMILY AWAY FOR $3m
Inheriting his parents’ fortune must have been very exciting. But as sole executor of their wills he knew he was the only beneficiary of their fortune

CSI AGENTS LEFT NOTHING TO CHANCE
The perpetrator believed he was in full control so he made himself at home. But in his trail of destruction he was to leave vital clues that cracked the case in hours

ASK TRUE CRIME: THE GHOUL OF FAIRMOUNT PARK
A fascinating case from America brought to our attention in a curious manner

OLDEST DEATH ROW PRISONER DIES AGED 94
Viva Leroy Nash kept the executioner at bay for so long that the authorities finally had to agree that they couldn’t kill “a doddering old man”