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Posted 2021-August-09, 07:28

View Postpilowsky, on 2021-August-08, 15:23, said:

So, an even rarer bird then.
I'm reminded of the method used to narrow down the whereabouts of Peter Sutcliffe from the audiotapes that he sent to taunt "the Force".


As I recall, the tapes were sent by a sick hoaxer and police gave too much credibility to them, delaying their capture of the real killer?
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Posted 2021-August-10, 03:06

View PostDouglas43, on 2021-August-09, 07:28, said:

As I recall, the tapes were sent by a sick hoaxer and police gave too much credibility to them, delaying their capture of the real killer?


You are right, of course (Wearside Jack), but the point remains.
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