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Gruesome murders are retold in new book

DOZENS of brutal and cold-blooded murders from more than a century ago are at the heart of a newly-released book.

True crime writer Jan Bondeson spent more than five years researching and writing his new book, Victorian Murders.

Released at the end of last year by Amberley Publishing, it examines a series of gruesome incidents, with more than 55 murder cases covered.

Among those featured is The Denham Massacre, which took place in 1870. The murder, in the Buckinghamshire village of Denham, focuses on the Marshall family.

Jan, who moved to Dunbar nearly a year ago, said: “The entire family was wiped out and the murderer was a tramp.

“He had a grudge against a local blacksmith, Emmanuel Marshall, who lived in a small cottage with his wife, four children and his sister.

“This tramp came up to the cottage and he

Read more at: http://www.eastlothiancourier.com/news/15990161.Gruesome_murders_are_retold_in_new_book/

True-crime show to profile gruesome Oklahoma murder, kidnapping case

Glendon Gouker

PRAGUE, Okla. – A true-crime show is scheduled to profile a gruesome Oklahoma murder and kidnapping case.

In 2010, 19-year-old Ethan Walton was murdered inside a shed on a property in Prague.

Glendon Gouker pleaded guilty to killing him and stuffing his body in a barrel. He also said he was guilty of kidnapping and raping Walton’s girlfriend.

She was able to later escape by jumping through a window to find help at a neighbor’s home.

In 2013, Gouker was sentenced to serve life in prison without parole plus 70 years.

According to the Shawnee News-Star, on Tuesday, Oct. 24, the case will be profiled at 9 p.m. on ‘Dead Silent,’ which airs on Investigation Discovery.

The show will reportedly profile the story and the woman’s escape.

It will also include interviews with the woman, Ethan’s mother and local law enforcement.

Read more at: http://kfor.com/2017/10/24/true-crime-show-to-profile-gruesome-oklahoma-murder-kidnapping-case/

True-crime show to profile gruesome Oklahoma murder, kidnapping …

Glendon Gouker

PRAGUE, Okla. – A true-crime show is scheduled to profile a gruesome Oklahoma murder and kidnapping case.

In 2010, 19-year-old Ethan Walton was murdered inside a shed on a property in Prague.

Glendon Gouker pleaded guilty to killing him and stuffing his body in a barrel. He also said he was guilty of kidnapping and raping Walton’s girlfriend.

She was able to later escape by jumping through a window to find help at a neighbor’s home.

In 2013, Gouker was sentenced to serve life in prison without parole plus 70 years.

According to the Shawnee News-Star, on Tuesday, Oct. 24, the case will be profiled at 9 p.m. on ‘Dead Silent,’ which airs on Investigation Discovery.

The show will reportedly profile the story and the woman’s escape.

It will also include interviews with the woman, Ethan’s mother and local law enforcement.

Read more at: http://kfor.com/2017/10/24/true-crime-show-to-profile-gruesome-oklahoma-murder-kidnapping-case/