Ted Bundy, Clyde Barrow, Carjacker Bonnie discussed on Crimes of Passion

Crimes of Passion


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Dot Com slash passion to make sure they know that our show sent you. Now back to the show. So. Far We've heard of Frank Morris committed a series of prison breaks until his final meticulously planned escape from Alcatraz. OUR NEXT CLIP is from serial killers and it covers the second prison break of infamous serial killer Ted Bundy. Bundy had spent the early nineteen seventies carrying women across five states in the Pacific northwest in one thousand, nine, hundred, seventy, five, Calderon escaped from Bundy when he tried to abduct her the information, she gave police led to his arrest. At Trial Bundy elected to serve as his own attorney and he became a frequent visitor of the librarian the courthouse during one visit to the library bunting notice the guard was turned away from him. So he slipped out a window and hit the ground running. Bundy was on the run for nearly a week before he was apprehended when he returned to prison, he flashed his signature grin for the cameras and reporters crowded around him. He cracked jokes downplaying his escape. He told them honest to God I just got sick and tired of being locked up. For the next five and a half months Ted languished in prison awaiting his murder trial but he had no intention of setting foot in court. With a twenty five pound headstart after his escape, he continued to starve himself until he was thin enough to fit through an opening in the ceiling of his cell where light fixture hadn't yet been installed. In the early hours, of December, Thirty First Nineteen, seventy, seven Ted. made his move at less than one hundred, forty pounds. He lifted himself through the hole in his ceiling and army crawled through the air shafts into the guards apartment located above his cell from bear he dropped into the room and stole a set of clothes. Then he walked out the front door. Ted Bundy America's most prolific serial killer escaped for the second time and slipped into the winter nights. In that clip from serial killers, Ted Bundy walked out the front door prison after his second prison break. This time Monday did not let his freedom go to waste he traveled to Florida and just one week after his arrival. He entered the Sorority House of Kyle. Mega at Florida State University. Bundy killed two women and sexually assaulted to others in just under fifteen minutes. Less than a month later, bundy struck again, killing a twelve year old girl. Four days later Bundy was apprehended. He stood trial in nineteen, seventy nine for the Chi Omega murders and was sentenced to death. Bundy managed to free himself without anyone else's help but our final clip covers an entire group breaking free with the help from someone outside of the prison walls. This clip comes from podcast original crimes of Hashing that discusses notorious bank robbers and murderers, Bonnie and Clyde. When nineteen year old Bonnie Parker I met twenty one year old Clyde Barrow. Clyde. It already gained a reputation as petty thief and Carjacker Bonnie and Clyde's love flourished quickly but only three months after they met Clyde was sent to prison. Monty had never committed a crime before, but she did not hesitate when Clyde asked her to retrieve a gun and smuggle it into the prison. This marked a turning point in their relationship for the first time. Bonnie Parker, officially broke the law to help her lover not only was this more than she would ever do Roy, and now linked her to Clyde, in the eyes of the law in the same way they were linked emotionally. The success of the escape exhilerated Bonnie. It ignited her adventurous side, a type of adrenaline that begged Bonnie to listen to it to follow it to feel that we again. She talked ceaselessly about Clyde, how they would run away together. He wasn't really all bad. The system had doctored. Him forced him to lash out and he got unlucky here and there was all he could go straight. They would live in the woods with just their love and birdsongs as company. Whether Bonnie truly believed Clyde was capable of reform is up for debate. But from this point forward, something about the adventure of running from the law called to Bonnie. And she would do little to resist in.

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