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Welcome to the Murder Mile true-crime podcast and audio guided walk of 300+ untold, unsolved and often long-forgotten murders, all set within one square mile of the West End.
Episode Seven: The Identikit Killing in the Curiosity Shop is about Elsie Mae Batten, a part-time shop assistant who would be murdered over a matter of just fifteen pounds. And yet, how the culprit was caught would be a watershed moment in British Policing which would change murder investigations forever.
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Owing to copyright issues, I am unable to post a photo of Edwin Albert Bush and his image which was created using Identikit, but click here to see it on the Metropolitan Police's own website.
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Credits: The Murder Mile true-crime podcast was researched, written and recorded by Michael J Buchanan-Dunne, with the sounds recorded on location (where possible), and the music written and performed by Erik Stein & Jon Boux of Cult With No Name. Additional music was written and performed by Kevin Macleod, and used under the Creative Common Agreement 4.0. A list of tracks used and the links are listed on the relevant transcript blog here.
Next episode: The Brutal Death of Ginger Rae (available Thursday 30th November).
Michael J Buchanan-Dunne is a writer, crime historian, podcaster and tour-guide who runs Murder Mile Walks, a guided tour of Soho’s most notorious murder cases, hailed as “one of the top ten curious, quirky, unusual and different things to do in London” and featuring 12 murderers, including 3 serial killers, across 15 locations, totaling 75 deaths, over just a one mile walk
Michael J Buchanan-Dunne is a crime writer, podcaster & tour guide of Murder Mile Walks, hailed as one of the best "quirky curious & unusual things to do in London".
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