True Crime September 2017

True Crime September 2017

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“I have been murdered,” Evelyn Foster told her mother shortly before her agonising death…

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FROM BRITAIN AND IRELAND…

ASK TRUE CRIME: MYSTERY BLAZE ON THE MOOR – WHO SET FIRE TO EVELYN?
“I have been murdered,” Evelyn Foster told her mother shortly before her agonising death. She claimed to have been attacked by her smartly-dressed passenger – a stranger – in the taxi she was driving on a desolate stretch of Northumberland moorland

MAJOR BRITISH MURDER CASES: THE OPERA SINGER’S FATAL FINALE
According to her husband, murdered Staffordshire housewife Mary Walton hadn’t an enemy in the world. Who would batter her to death and dump her body in her own Mini near the snow-covered Mow Cop Castle?

STRANGLED BY A MAN WITH NO FINGERS
Portsmouth landlady Rose Ada Robinson had been found strangled and her takings stolen. But when police charged a suspect with the killing they were left with more questions than answers. And the case would go on to haunt the public for years to come…

DEATH ON THE RAILWAY: MURDER ON A FOUR-MINUTE TRAIN JOURNEY
Police knew exactly when Surrey woman Enid Wheeler was murdered – because the killer only had four and a half minutes at his disposal…

FROM THE USA…

ESTATE AGENT CHAINED GIRLS UP TO KILL
By day well-dressed Todd Kohlhepp earned his living selling houses in South Carolina. Little did his clients know the dark secrets back at his property near Woodruff…

GANGLAND CONFIDENTIAL: THE CHARLIE BIRGER STORY
Southern Illinois racketeers Charlie Birger and Carl Shelton were a criminal tour de force who took on the cops and the Ku Klux Klan. But when they fell out over a woman all hell broke loose

...AND FROM THE REST OF THE WORLD

MURDER THE FRENCH WAY: “JOE THE RIPPER” – THE FRENCH VERSION OF JACK
Deadly vagrant Joseph Vacher set out across the country to kill and may have claimed as many as 50 victims. “I desire women, but I prefer young shepherd girls,” he later announced

DEATH RIDE INTO THE BUSH FOR BARBARA AND HER GIRLS
How Brisbane’s enduring McCulkin Murders mystery was finally solved

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