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Historical Murders: The Smiling Stepmother

April 13, 2018 Season 1 Episode 5
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Historical Murders: The Smiling Stepmother
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Historical Murders: The Smiling Stepmother
Apr 13, 2018 Season 1 Episode 5
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Ten year old Leona O'Loughlin, daughter of a Denver Detective, was found dead in Berkeley Lake in 1930.
Show Notes
In the second episode of the Historical Murders segment, I cover the case of Pearl O'Loughlin. Ten year old Leona O'Loughlin, daughter of a Denver Detective, was found dead in Berkeley Lake in 1930. Who murdered her and why? This case was sensational news at the time and sent Denver into a frenzy.