True Crime September 2013

True Crime September 2013

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When the body of Catherine Wells-Burr was found in her blazing car in a field beside the A358 in Ashill, Somerset,

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CASES FROM BRITAIN AND IRELAND…

CATHERINE MURDERED AND BURNED BY LOVER’S GANG
When the body of Catherine Wells-Burr was found in her blazing car in a field beside the A358 in Ashill, Somerset, the police were baffled. But within hours of their first press conference they had the first of three suspects in custody…

MAJOR BRITISH MURDER CASES: LANCASTER’S DEADLY DOCTOR
The case involved more than 200 exhibits, many of them gruesome in the extreme, and one of the 20th century’s most eminent advocates. Needless to say the resulting trial was sensational

COUNTRY HOUSE KILLINGS PART 4: AMERICAN HANGED FOR SIR ERIC’S MURDER
The victim was described as “one of Britain’s most enigmatic explorers-cum-special agents.” He was also described as a real-life James Bond, but that failed to prevent his murder in the grounds of his country estate in Norfolk

JUSTICE FOR BRITAIN’S FIRST HAVE-A-GO HERO
Anthony was having a difficult time. A former Grenadier Guardsman, he was finding work hard to come by as a Wimbledon building contractor. And on the morning of June 29th, 1967, events were about to take a turn for the worse…

ASK TRUE CRIME: IS BETTY’S KILLER ALIVE TO THIS DAY?
It was a shocking crime at the time and one we covered in full. It is also a case a reader in Glasgow has requested as the murder of Betty Alexander could soon be reopened by cold case cops

…AND FROM THE USA

HOME ALONE CHILDREN SAVE WOMAN’S LIFE
As James unlocked the door a strange figure fell inside and stumbled into the kitchen. She was half-mummified in packing tape and cradling a broken arm. And her face was blood-streaked and bruised

THE NIGHT STALKER…NOW IT’S HIS TURN TO DIE
Avowed satanist and serial killer Richard Ramirez has died while awaiting execution in California. He had never expressed any remorse for his crimes and even the judge who upheld his death sentence remarked that Ramirez’s acts exhibited a “cruelty, callousness and viciousness beyond human understanding”

MANHUNT FOR A KILLER COP
He was a carbon copy of Rambo. He knew all the tricks of survival. Now he was going to turn them full blast against his tutors…

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