Pamela Werner, Edward Werner, Graham Shepherd discussed on Today in True Crime

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But then in two thousand eighteen Graham shepherd the grandson in law of Nicholas Fitz Maurice wrote a book entitled a death in Peking Who Killed Pamela Werner he posited that Edward Werner was an unreliable source of information as he was known for being prone to emotional instability and even violent outbursts as a former police officer. Shepherd believed that the more likely suspects were either Edward himself self upset that he was losing control over his daughter or Han. Show Ching Pamelas former classmate who werner had attacked with his cane. Both men had more of a motive and and more of a chance of catching Pamela off guard as for the lack of blood at the crime scene. Shepherd argued that this wasn't that unusual in his years of experience with crime scenes and he had seen many bodies where the blood splatter wasn't as significant as might have been expected. The haunt theory also provided the best explanation as to why Pamelas body was mutilated. If he killed her out of homicidal jealousy he might have also been driven to disfigure. Her shepherd also allows for the idea that the murder and the mutilated leader might not even have been one in the same. Pamela may have been killed by one individual only to have some other opportunistic passer-by come along later and harvest organs the two opposing authors French and shepherd are a Modern Day Edward Werner and Nicholas fitzmaurice. They have reignited the debate over Pamelas death and revived revived from the obscure pages of Beijing History ultimately however the truth continues to elude us. The murder was always a mysterious solitary event with no witnesses difficulties in the investigation. Were made even worse by the tide of Japanese invasion. That began just a few months later. No matter how much we dig the clues the reality is we will never know who really killed Pamela Werner. Thanks for listening to today in true. Crime I'm Vanessa. Richardson thanks again to wit for joining me today. Facts having even Esa you can find my podcast. This is actually actually happening on spotify. Or wherever you listen to podcasts for more stories like this check out our episodes of unsolved murders covering Pamela Werner. Today in true true crime is a podcast original. You can find more episodes of today and true crime and all other podcast originals for free on spotify not only does spotify already. We have all of your favorite music. But now spotify's making it easy for you to enjoy all of your favorite podcast originals. Like today in true crime for free from your phone on desktop or smart speaker to stream today in true crime on spotify. Just open the APP and type today in true crime in the search bar at par cast. We're grateful for you our listeners. Who allow us to do what we love? Let us know how we're doing reach out on facebook and Instagram at podcast and twitter at podcast. Our cast network. We'll be back with a brand new episode tomorrow in True Crime. Today and true crime was created by Max Cutler and is a podcast studios original executive producers include Max and Ron Cutler sound designed by Andy Weights with production assistance by Ron Shapiro WPRO Carleen Madden this episode of today and true crime was written by Greg Castro with writing assistance by Maggie Admire. I'm Vanessa Richardson.

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