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2 edition of Murder in the Va found in the catalog.

Murder in the Va

Ellen Houghkirk

Murder in the Va

by Ellen Houghkirk

  • 348 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Northwest Pub .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American Mystery & Suspense Fiction,
  • Mystery/Suspense

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12192020M
    ISBN 101569016933
    ISBN 109781569016930

    The book A Murder in Virginia by Suzanne Lebsock takes an analytical, comprehensive look at a historical American murder case that is often overlooked: the murder of Lucy Pollard. This case is more than just a run-of-the-mill investigation and trial, however: it was plagued by both small.   Kristen Gilbert is a former Veterans Administration (VA) nurse who was found guilty of murdering four VA patients in the early s. She was also convicted of attempting to murder two other hospital patients and has been suspected in the deaths of dozens more.

      From “Murder in the Mountains: High-profile cases in the Deep South counties of Southern West Virginia and Southwest Virginia” BLUEFIELD, — In November of , John Elmer Corprew of Roanoke, Va. explained to a Princeton, jury how he managed to become entangled in a murder-for-hire plot that resulted in the Janu Enter a thrilling world of suspense with our wide selection of mystery and crime books. Discover gripping crime fiction, cozy mysteries, detective novels, police stories, and more page-turning books you won’t be able to put down. Consider Barnes & Noble® your ultimate destination for mystery and crime classics, new releases, and bestsellers.

    Trial of capital murder cases in Virginia by Ronald J. Bacigal, , Virginia CLE, Virginia Law Foundation edition, in English - 2nd ed.   GRUNDY, Va. (AP) — On Ma — 37 years ago Saturday — Roger Keith Coleman of Grundy, Virginia, raped and murdered his sister-in-law, Wanda McCoy. He was found guilty and sentenced to death, but denied the crime. His case became extremely high-profile across the nation. Often overlooked in the media blitz that followed were his victim and the local women who survived him.


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EDITOR’S NOTE: The following story is the final of a five-part series featuring highlights from the newly released book, “Murder in the Mountains: Va., known for a century as the epicenter. The VA Medical Center Murder book.

Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In The VA Medical Center Murder, Tommy Marks and Cathy /5. In A Murder in Virginia: Southern Justice on Trial, Suzanne Lebsock put her research skills to the test in order to bring to light the still unsolved case of the murder of Lucy Jane Pollard, a white woman from Lunenberg, by: 9.

As the murder victim was a white woman, and the four people accused of the murder were all African-American, the case drew a great deal of publicity in its time; but the case subsequently faded from public view, until historian Suzanne Lebsock began to re-examine it for her book A Murder in Virginia.4/5.

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Stephen Matteson Epperly, t of Radford was convicted of Hall’s murder — the first person found guilty in Virginia without a body, confession or eyewitness testimony. Now retirement age. Earl Conrad Bramblett (Ma – April 9, ) was an American mass murderer, convicted for the killing of four members of the Hodges family in August in Vinton, ett murdered each family member in their residence before setting it on fire, and in was sentenced to death for the murders.

Bramblett was executed by electric chair on April 9,   EDITOR’S NOTE: The following story is one of 38 featured in the newly released book, “Murder in the Mountains: High-profile cases in the Deep South counties of.

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In recounting a murder investigation and trial in Lunenberg County, Va., Lebsock (The Free Women of Petersburg) meticulously brings to life a lost episode of a small, segregated Southern town and frames it against the backdrop of racial strife in the country as a whole.

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Kristen Heather Gilbert (born Kristen Heather Strickland, Novem ) is a former nurse and an American serial killer who was convicted of four murders and two attempted murders of patients admitted to the Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC) in Northampton, Massachusetts.

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